Who was the first Deacon in the Christian church? Phoebe, patron of the church at Cenchreae, yes it was a woman! Phoebe was a dedicated follower of Christ and worked diligently to spread the Gospel. She clearly understood Col 3:23 "Whatever you do, do your work [a]heartily, as for the Lord [b]rather than for men" … Continue reading Phoebe
The greatest female revivalist of the 20th Century was Aimee Semple McPherson who was Born October, 1890 and died on September, 1944 Aimee was the founder of the International Foursquare Gospel Church - 2 Million members in 30,000 Churches today. When she was 23 years old she had appendicitis and barely survived. After her ordeal … Continue reading Aimee Semple McPherson
Do you find yourself diving deeper into depravity, idolatry or being more and more focused on yourself? If you are in this predicament you are being given over to the flesh or worldly desires that conflict with the nature of God. The New Hampshire Confession of Faith states, "Nothing prevents the salvation of the greatest … Continue reading Who Are You Going To Follow?
"Beginning to sink, he (Peter) cried, saying, Lord, save me."Matthew 14:30 Our extremities are the Lord's opportunities. Immediately a keen sense of danger forces an anxious cry from us the ear of Jesus hears, and with Him ear and heart go together, and the hand does not long linger. At the last moment we appeal … Continue reading Lord, Help Me…