Recent Reads – What Did Jesus Really Mean When He Said Follow Me?

  Even though What Did Jesus Really Mean When He Said Follow Me? by David Platt (newly appointed head of the SBC IMB) is a short book, taking me less than an hour to read, it contains a message of great importance. Are you really sure that you are a Christian? Do you know what it means […]

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Recent Reads – Strange Fire by John MacArthur

Can you worship in Spirit and in truth (John 4:24) if you misrepresent and dishonor one of the member of the Trinity? This is the question that John MacArthur answers in Strange Fire. His answer is not going to set well with many who attend Charismatic and Prosperity gospel churches by the thousands each week […]

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Angels – Billy Graham

  During our Bible Study this morning the subject of angels came up. At that time I mentioned that the absolute best reference on angelic beings, at least in my opinion, is Bilyl Graham’s book Angels. (Even though this book is long out of print, Amazon has many copies available from third party sellers at […]

Preaching Schedule – October 2014

October 5 – True Wisdom Deuteronomy 32:28-30 October 12 – Their Rock is not as our Rock Deuteronomy 32:31-35 October 19 – The Lord will Vindicate His People Deuteronomy 32: 36 (Lord’s Supper) October 26 – Message brought by Ira Shelton, music led by Ruben Estrada (Pastor in Spain) November 2 – Message brought by Ira […]



Website Moving to New Server 1

The good folks at Flockhosting, who host this site, are replacing the server upon which this site runs. They will be migrating this site on Monday, September 8th around 11;00 pm MDT. I have been informed that this process should take about an hour. Unless you are suffering insomnia you should never notice this. However, […]

Recent Reads – The Most Encouraging Book on Hell Ever

The author, Thor Ramsey, describes himself as “a Christian, husband, father, pastor, author, speaker, vertebrate, biped, and stand-up comic, in that order”. Can we trust that someone with this self-description can write a serious book about Hell? Well, in a word, yes. And that book is The Most Encouraging Book on Hell Ever. Ramsey tackles […]

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Upcoming Concert – Keith & Kristyn Getty

Desert Springs Church, 705 Osuna Road NE, is hosting Keith & Kristyn Getty  in “Hymns for the Christian Life” on Saturday, September 20th at 6:30 PM. Tickets are $15.00 each. For more information and to purchase tickets please contact Desert Springs Church at this link. Here is the concert promo video: The Gettys write and […]

Spam Control – New Captcha on Post Comments 1

Some people like the canned meat called Spam, but nobody likes the Spam that comes into our email inboxes and blog comments. I have been inundated by Spam comments coming into the blog associated with this site. Even though I moderate all comments, and am the only one who sees this garbage, I decided to […]



Recent Reads & Recent News – Radical, by David Platt

I read Radical by David Platt soon after it was published in 2010. It is definitely a radical book calling all believers to exercise a radical commitment to Christ and His kingdom. It is a wake-up call to us all, calling us out of the apathy of the ordinary and into the excitement of radical […]