Posts from August 2020

Posts from August 2020

Lord, Come Now

Certain things happen and we immediately realize that these things are beyond our power.  That is when many of us begin to look for God.  Although God is always there and He wants us to find Him, there is something about the way we are wired that causes us to seek Him only when we are at the end of our ropes.  For some of us, we realize our need for God’s help very early in life, but still we…

Time Alone With God

It was not too long after the Covid-19 induced stay-at-home order when my wife and I realized that staying at home all day has a way of giving appetite you never knew you had.  One day I was eating essentially every two hours.  There is no doubt that this kind of eating all we can eat could be detrimental to our health.  Soon enough we made the decision to walk together every evening.  We started gradually, walking about three miles…

The Profit of Loving God With All Your Mind

We have been studying the topic of “Loving God With All Your Mind” in our Bible Study Class for some weeks now using the text book written by Elizabeth George. During the course of our studies, we have addressed several topics including, “Training Your Thoughts”, “Winning Over Worry”, “Pressing For The Price”, and so on. But why is our mind so important to God that He spoke about it in several passages in the Old Testament like Deuteronomy 6 all…

Keep On Keeping On

You see, we all fight battles.  For some people it is a battle with our weight, while for some others it is the battle of addiction, and yet for others it is a financial battle.  These issues seem to be with us always and it is always like we cannot get rid of them.  There is however a battle that is more deadly and that is the battle for our minds.  This battle is usually a battle between our spirit…

Loving God With All Our Mind

On behalf of every one of us at CICC, I welcome you to yet another weekend of Renewal and Re-dedication at CICC.  For us at CICC this annual program is about taking stock of our walk with God, taking note of things that could be done better and renewing our covenant to walk with Him all the days of our lives.  The program this weekend is tailored to lift our spirits, to strengthen our body, and to encourage us to…