Pastor's Pens Archive
Pastor's Pens appear in New Covenant Fellowship's Sunday bulletin to explain the history behind a holiday, a current event or to give clarity to a biblical subject. Many have said they are encouraging and enlightening.
Sunday, September 18, 2005
Key Excuses Some People Use For Not Giving
Have you ever heard someone say "The tithe does not apply to Christians today, only to Old Testament Israel?" It is interesting that the tithe is so important a part of the Old Testament but is rarely mentioned in the New Testament. From this fact,...
Monday, July 18, 2005
Bearing One Another's Burdens
Galatians 6:2 reads, "Carry one another's burdens; in this way you will fulfill the law of Christ." When God places people in your life who are in need, He is aware of what they lack, and He knows He has given you the resources to meet those needs....
Tuesday, May 03, 2005
Humble Yourselves Under God's Mighty Hand
I was speaking with a pastor abut the number of members who do not financially support our church and he stated that the reason why Christian's in America do not give consistently is because they are ungrateful for what God has done for them. That...
Friday, April 15, 2005
Questions I've Wanted To Ask GOD: 3 of 5
In our series we call "Questions I've wanted to ask God". The third most asked question is: "Why hasn't God answered my prayers?" Job asked it many years ago. Job 30:20 (NIV) "I cry out to you, O God, but you do not answer; I stand up but you merely...
Monday, October 11, 2004
Will You Pray For Others?
As Christians, we have many opportunities to bring people before the throne of God when our friends and family members ask for prayer. Prayer requests surface in our weekly Bible study and during the Sunday service we’ve seen God do some miraculous...
Wednesday, September 08, 2004
What Shall I Do As A New Christian?
Colossians 2:6 says "As you have…received Christ Jesus the Lord, so walk in Him." A well-known Bible teacher named Stephen Olford wrote three distinct ways to walk:
- Walk in the Power of a New Life in Chris – "Walk in newness of life" (...