GracePointe Update

I just wanted to let you know that God truly ordains our path. Just today, I had an opportunity to hear Pastor Jose Joao of Manuas Brazil…he is known as the “Apostle to the Amazon,” and he and his congregation has planted 160 churches in his district! Did you get...

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don’t be a quitter…

Of all people, it would be easy for us to understand the Macedonians would quit and give up! Here they are poor and suffering great ordeal of affliction! Yet, their response is that of abundant joy and an overflowing wealth in liberality! Wow! Their circumstances produced a different attitude, an...

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When one door closes…

"When one door closes, another opens up!" I got this little message in a fortune cookie after a three hour conversation with our lead pastor. I responded jokingly by saying, "God even speaks through fortune cookies!"

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what if’s…

“what ifs” is the simple torment of the enemy of our souls…know God’s will and walk in it… I posted this statement on Facebook and feel that I need to elaborate a bit more on the topic.  Often times, life can be so frustrating and even defeating.  It can be...

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life’s disappointments…

It has been several days since I heard the General Superintendent of the Assemblies of God speak at the opening session of the 53rd General Council in Orlando, Florida.  Dr. Wood spoke on the theme of “Your Life–Your Legacy” and used the life of Leah as his foundation.  I’m sure many of...

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unexpected calls…

I'm sitting here typing this blog after finishing a conversation with a friend...an unexpected call! Are you of those few (or many) who have a caller id on your phone? Do you monitor who calls you and you decide which call you will take? In the midst of all of...

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expectations…

Do you feel sometimes that you are losing and playing in the loser's bracket, scrimping out, barely hanging on to a slight advantage? Have you said, "Life is not fair!"? Are your expectations shattered?

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i’ll believe if only i can see…

There is an incredible desire in all of us to believe! Often, we doubt because we cannot see...God's doing, moving, and handiwork! Our faith so much depends on feeling, touching, and seeing the hand of God operate in our lives. We declare that believing it intricately tied to our sight....

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