Archive for April, 2009

April 13, 2009

What is Holiness?

What does it mean to be holy?  That is a word that we see often in scripture.  We sing songs to God praising Him for His holiness, but often times we don’t stop to think about what holiness is.  The word holy means to be without sin.  God is holy, He is perfect, He is sinless.

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April 8, 2009

Does Satan Exist?

Yes.  I believe that because it is what God’s word says.  If you haven’t seen the debate that Mark Driscoll had on this subject with a few other people, it would be worth your time to check it out here.

IF you are looking for more information on this subject, here is a great article about who scripture teaches that Satan is.  Here is another one.

April 6, 2009

Kenya

NewSpring is going to Kenya!  I would love for you to go on this trip with us in June.  I had the honor of going to Kenya in February and to call it life changing does not do it justice.  There are images burned into my memory that I will never forget.  I am so excited to get to go back this June and make an impact on a community that has a lot of needs.  The main one is Jesus.  We are going to be able to meet practical needs in Jesus name and share the Gospel.  If you are interested in going, check out this page for more information.

I will be posting some thoughts later this week on what God taught me while I was in Kenya.

April 6, 2009

What is True Freedom?

We recently received an email asking us what real freedom meant and how we defined it.  Our Follow-up Coordinator, Ragan McDerment, had a great response to that question.

Q: What is true freedom?

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