Pastor Mark Brown Ephesians 6:6 Society currently, is one of "be seen and be heard". Personality is promoted over character. Constant activity is the norm. The culture of Jesus tends to be the opposite of the world. There is great value and power in being alone with God on a daily basis.
Pastor Mark Brown Judges 16:17 Judges 16:19 Samson's strength came from his seven locks of consecrations. The second lock of consecration is Prayer. We don't just talk about God, we talk to God. We don't just talk to God but we talk with God.
Pastor Mark Brown The story of Ruth is a profound example of Jesus Christ as the Kinsman Redeemer.
Pastor Mark Brown Luke 22:53 The day we live in is dark. It would seem the devil is in full control, and the only one active in the night, but upon further investigation you will find in Scripture that God is very much active in the midnight hour. Perhaps if we would be willing to be awakened in the midnight hour we can see a change of activity.
Jared Kemmis Great Plains Hyphen Conference
Pastor Mark Brown 2 Corinthians 10:3 Ephesians 6:12 The life of a Christian is not passive. Being a Christian requires a spiritual aggression because we are in a battle against our flesh. Prayer is the only way we can suit up for the daily battles we face.