Prayer

The Vital Strength Of Praying Parents | Romans 8:26-34, Matthew 7:11, James 5

  When I was a kid, I had a friend who had an obnoxious little brother.  When he didn’t get his way, he started to scream.  When I say scream, it wasn’t your typical little kid throwing a fit, but he would scream so loud and so hard that he would literally [...]

Free Election Prayer Guide Download

Monday night, November 7th (6pm), a group will be gathering at Pastor Mark's office for a special time of intercessory prayer for our country.  You are invited to join us!  The Bible says in 2 Chronicles 7:14, "If my people who are called by my name humble themselves, and pray and seek my face and [...]

By |2016-11-07T20:10:35+00:00November 5th, 2016|Blog Posts, Doctrine, Events, Marriage, Missions, Persecution, Prayer|0 Comments

Jesus: The Bread of Life

In John 6:35, Jesus said,  “I am the bread of life; whoever comes to me shall not hunger, and whoever believes in me shall never thirst.” When Jesus was speaking to the woman at the well, He said to her (in John 4:13-14), “Everyone who drinks of this water will be thirsty again, 14 but whoever drinks of the [...]

By |2016-11-07T20:10:35+00:00October 17th, 2016|Blog Posts, John, New Testament, Prayer|0 Comments

Responding Humbly to Trials

A meek person never says, “I don’t deserve this, God!!!!”  Instead, they say to the Lord, “I can’t wait to see your power on display in this impossible situation.” Psalm 37:25 indicates that David was old at the time[1] and he had seen a great deal of trouble in his life. Evil people were trying [...]

By |2016-11-07T20:10:35+00:00October 7th, 2016|Blog Posts, Old Testament, Prayer, Psalms|0 Comments

I’m Waiting on God and I Need Encouragement

CJ  Mahaney says in his book Humility, “Waiting is not resignation: waiting is an active trust in God to provide fulfillment in his perfect timing.”[1] People who are waiting on the Lord aren't lazy, but they are free from frenzy.  They don’t think they have to make everything happen themselves.  They trust that God hears their prayers and [...]

By |2016-11-07T20:10:36+00:00October 3rd, 2016|Blog Posts, New Testament, Prayer, Romans|0 Comments

An Illustration of Spiritual Poverty

 Luke 18:9-14.  This is a parable for all people who trust in themselves and their own good behavior to get them to heaven instead of putting their trust in Jesus and His perfect, imputed righteousness.  In this parable, Jesus compares two figures:   a Pharisee (who was considered the ultimate law-abiding citizen) a tax-collector (who was considered [...]

By |2016-11-07T20:10:36+00:00September 15th, 2016|Blog Posts, Prayer, The Call of God|0 Comments

Biblical Proof for the Deity of Christ

To understand the Jesus of the holy scriptures, we must recognize that He was both fully human and fully divine.  There are several direct scriptural claims that assert the deity of Jesus.   THEOS The word for God the Father in the original Greek is “Theos.”  There are seven examples of Christ being referred to [...]

By |2016-11-07T20:10:37+00:00August 20th, 2016|Blog Posts, Doctrine, Prayer, Scripture|0 Comments

Intercessory Prayer – Monday at 6pm

We gather every week to pray for God's people because the leadership at Canyon is convinced that a group of 2 or 3 or 8 people gathered together to earnestly seek God’s will for those in His church is a powerful and effective use of time. A group of intercessors gather every week in Pastor [...]

By |2016-09-11T22:16:39+00:00July 13th, 2016|Blog Posts, Doctrine, Prayer, Scripture|0 Comments