6-17-14 “Has The Church Lost The Fear Of The Lord” – Pastor Shane Idleman

June 17th, 2014 | Posted by admin in Articles - (Comments Off on 6-17-14 “Has The Church Lost The Fear Of The Lord” – Pastor Shane Idleman)

The present condition of the church leaves one to wonder if the lack of the fear of the Lord is contributing to her spiritually dead condition: “I know your works: you are neither cold nor hot. Would that you were either cold or hot! So, because you are lukewarm, and neither hot nor cold, I will spit you out of my mouth. For you say, I am rich, I have prospered, and I need nothing, not realizing that you are wretched, pitiable, poor, blind, and naked” (Revelation 3:15-17). A healthy respect of God (fear) is what our culture, and the church, desperately need.
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10-12-2013 “The Church Has Lost The Fear Of The Lord” – Pastor Shane Idleman

October 9th, 2013 | Posted by admin in Articles - (Comments Off on 10-12-2013 “The Church Has Lost The Fear Of The Lord” – Pastor Shane Idleman)

A few years ago, I had a conversation with a pastor who suggested that these articles are written from a position of fear. I agree…I believe that these messages are timely and urgent for the vast majority. The present condition of the church leaves one to wonder if the lack of the fear of the Lord is contributing to her spiritually dead condition: “I know your works: you are neither cold nor hot. Would that you were either cold or hot! So, because you are lukewarm, and neither hot nor cold, I will spit you out of my mouth. For you say, I am rich, I have prospered, and I need nothing, not realizing that you are wretched, pitiable, poor, blind, and naked” (Revelation 3:15-17). A healthy respect of God (fear) is what our culture, and the church, desperately need.
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11/24/12 – Why have I lost my passion for life? – Pastor Shane Idleman

November 24th, 2012 | Posted by admin in Articles - (Comments Off on 11/24/12 – Why have I lost my passion for life? – Pastor Shane Idleman)

As a pastor, I often hear this statement. Responses differ depending on the situation, but one thing is clear: Our passion and purpose, along with obedience to God, are closely interwoven. Problems arise when we seek comfort, convenience, money, status, or recognition above the passion that God has placed within us.

Literally millions of men are unhappy simply because they chose a lucrative career rather than a career that they were gifted for and enjoy. They put God on the back-burner and wonder why they lack passion….
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