Saying yes to Jesus

by Vincent Clark on January 22, 2019
Every one devoted to Jesus Christ may still harbor a secret idolatry. I include myself in this group. Here is where our christian walk meets the hard realities of the teachings of Jesus. Unless we say 'yes' to his call, we are still in idolatry. Read More ...

Let your woof be woof

by Vincent Clark on December 17, 2018
To my dog, woof means 'yes'. He never lies to me. I can always trust that he means what he says. His innocence is profound. Our words have power. They have the power to do good or to do evil. Among the teachings of Jesus are these few words about how we are to speak in the world. As we mature in our relationship with Jesus, we will change our vocabulary and clean up our act. We no longer have to swear that we are telling the truth. Our yes

The curse of sensitivity

by Vincent Clark on November 14, 2018
Sensitivity in communications electronics is the ability to detect weak signals. Much effort is made to increase this ability in order to achieve greater range of signal detection. Analogously my soul is sensitive to the Lord Jesus Christ and his prompting. I must be aware of the curse of sensitivity in both cases. Read More ...

The good shepherd

by Vincent Clark on November 5, 2018
Spiritual growth is essential for every Christian. Without it, we might not recognize the good shepherd when he calls. What are some ways to get to know the good shepherd, personally? “I am the good shepherd; I know my sheep and my sheep know me— just as the Father knows me and I know the Father—and I lay down my life for the sheep. John 10:14-15 Individuation Individuation is the process of becoming your own person. It cannot happen while you are still a child or subject to an educational

Let the dead bury their own dead - part 3

by Vincent Clark on January 20, 2018
Political action and personal loyalties (addressed in parts 1 and 2) must be subsumed under the direct control by Jesus. For active Christian leaders, even evangelistic results must be ignored as we turn our eyes upon Jesus. Read More ...

I am a regent trainee Part 2

I am a regent trainee
by Vincent Clark on December 4, 2017
What shall we do while Jesus tarries? There is a purpose that fulfillment of prophecy in the book of Revelation remains in the future. Read More ...

Let the dead bury their own dead - part 2

personal loyalties
by Vincent Clark on November 4, 2017
Your commitment to Jesus Christ must be total, absolute and universal. When Jesus said to let the dead bury their own dead, he was instructing all his followers to give absolute and total commitment to him and forsake all other personal loyalties that would try to interfere with this prime commitment. Read More ...

Let the dead bury their own dead

Follow Jesus
by Vincent Clark on October 17, 2017
In one sentence Jesus declared all political activism off limits to his followers.The kingdom of God is within you and the world cannot be transformed by political activism. So the only way to promote the kingdom of God is through proclaiming it and living it. Read More ...

anchor for the soul

Hebrews 6:1
by Vincent Clark on August 10, 2017
Hebrews Chapter Six gives a rare glimpse into the maturing process and key elements of our faith. Beginning with a listing of elementary principles, it continues with obscure references that require revelation knowledge to understand. Read More ...

On this mountain

On this mountain
by Vincent Clark on July 3, 2017
From an obscure passage in Isaiah, we find promises of final victory for the people of God in the afterlife. On this mountain life is always good. Read More ...