Tag Archives: Matthew

Do we care about having our sins forgiven?
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During a time of his ministry where Jesus was actively healing lots of people, a paralytic was brought in. Of course, the expectation is that Jesus will heal the man and he will walk again. But what Jesus says catches … Continue reading

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Stand firm, act like men. Do all in … what?
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Yesterday when reading the Bible I came across one of my favorite Bible verses. In 1 Corinthians Paul is trying to encourage the church and he says something that many men’s Bible studies have memorized. Be watchful, stand firm in the … Continue reading

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The Silliness of Hiding from God
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A few months ago, I started something new in my family: budgeting. I know, the dreaded “B” word, one that I tried for so long to avoid. Assigning every dollar a job and keeping track of every dollar spent has been … Continue reading

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The Discipline of Discipleship
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Last night at church we had a Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) demonstration followed by some teaching.  It was a great time.  I got some great notes from the speakers.  The first speaker was Carlos Machado who is friends with Chuck … Continue reading

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A mission field forgotten
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This entry is part 1 of 6 in the series Neglecting our Mission Field

This entry is part 1 of 6 in the series Neglecting our Mission FieldWhile listening to Francis Chan the other day something he said really struck out at me.  He said that if you went on a missions trip to Africa, every single … Continue reading

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What is Spiritual Warfare?
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Machew is a guest writer to ETM, and as such the views expressed in this article may not be the views of ETM and its staff. It is incredibly important for the church as a whole to understand spiritual warfare.  … Continue reading

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I Missed my chance to say goodbye… Forever
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Written by Jon Zenor This article has been a really tough one to write.  After several days of thinking about this I don’t even know how to begin, so I will just start writing… On Sunday I got a phone … Continue reading

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Want to be saved? Just raise your hand and repeat after me…
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Written by Jon Zenor. The decision to follow Christ is the most important decision made in your life.  It is that decision where you decide to quit living your life for yourself and to follow Jesus, making him your master. … Continue reading

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The Incarnation: The Best Present Ever
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Written by Josh The Incarnation: The Best Present Ever The greatest gift ever given came as a baby, and we would do well to reflect and remember who He is and why coming as a baby was necessary. “For unto … Continue reading

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Do you have as much passion for Jesus as you do for football?
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Written by Jon Zenor Have you ever seen a person who is fanatical about football? They sit in the bleachers in a blizzard with nothing covering them but pants and paint.  What is it that makes a person go to … Continue reading

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