Monthly Archives: August 2017

The Leprosy of the Soul

Uzziah was smitten with leprosy. But when he had become powerful, he also became proud, which led to his downfall. He sinned against the Lord his God by entering the sanctuary of the Lord’s Temple and personally burning incense on the incense altar (2 Chronicles 26: 16 NLT). It was said of King Uzziah, “He did what pleasing in […]

Persuasive Language

“Jesus Christ and him crucified” My message and my preaching were not with wise and persuasive words, but with a demonstration of the Spirit’s power  (1 Corinthians 2: 4 NIV). The Apostle Paul had determined to know nothing but “Jesus Christ and him crucified” (v. 2).  Some of us use persuasive language based the wisdom of […]