Weekly Blog

Children Of Promise

  by Phil Lapp Galatians 4:28 Now we, brethren, as Isaac was, are “Children of Promise”. As a child of God I must understand that my relationship with the God of all the earth, is based upon a promise. Not my promise to Him, but His promises to me. Have you seen this? 2 Peter…

The God Who Is

  by Phil Lapp (9) Remember the former the things of old, For I am God, and there is no other; I am God, and there is none like Me. (10) Declaring the end from the beginning, and from ancient times things that are not yet done, Saying, My Counsel shall stand, and I will…

To Abide… Is To Love

  by Phil Lapp In John 15 as Jesus spoke of Himself as the Vine and we ( the Church ) as the branches, He also speaks the greatest Love language to us that God has ever spoken to man. He speaks of Oneness with Himself. (9) ” Just as the Father has loved Me,…

With A View

  by Phil Lapp Ephesians 1:9-10 He made known to us the mystery of His will, according to His kind intention which He purposed in Him (10) with a view to an administration suitable to the fullness of the times, that is, the summing up of all things in the heavens and things upon the…

The Glory of His Grace

by Phil Lapp Oh, the depth of the riches, both of the wisdom and knowledge of God! How unsearchable are His judgments and His ways past finding out! (Romans 11:33) For of Him, and through Him, and to Him are all things, to whom be glory forever. Amen. In Romans 11 the Holy Spirit is…

Good for Nothing

by Phil Lapp In Matthew 5:13 Jesus tells us; “Ye are the salt of the earth; but if the salt looses it’s flavor, how shall it be seasoned? It is then good for nothing but to be thrown out and trampled underfoot of men.” Has your love for Christ lost its flavor? The Church in…

God is Good

by Phil Lapp God is good… and everything He does is right. The first thing we learn about God in Genesis 1 is that everything God does is good. It is this truth about God that Satan questioned to Eve, which caused her to doubt and led her and Adam to sin. Satan still puts…

Permit It to Be So Now

by Phil Lapp Permit it to be so now…For thus it is fitting for us to fulfill all righteousness (Matthew 3:15). It is of utmost importance for the Christian to have this attitude towards the Holy Spirit at all times. The Holy Spirit’s goal is to fulfill the Word of God in every believer’s life,…

Unnatural Obedience

by Phil Lapp When we love someone there is a natural phenomena of wanting to please this person. We can call this natural obedience because it is quite natural. But in the Christian’s experience with God, there should be a different kind of love, that produces obedience from the heart and not from the emotion….

Blessed is He Who is Not Offended Because of Me

by Phil Lapp “And Blessed is he who is not offended because of me” (Matthew 11:6). Jesus is a Rock. To some He is a rock of offense, which causes them to stumble. To others, He becomes the cornerstone of their life. As it is written: “Behold, I lay in Zion a stumbling stone and…