Jesus is the Same, October 25, 2017

by Chuck Hetzler "Jesus Christ is the same yesterday and today and forever."  Hebrews 13:8 We follow the same Jesus that the first disciples followed. The One who walked on water. The One who made the blind to see. The One who multiplied the fish and bread. The One who forgave sinners. His power and [...]

2017-10-24T10:13:19+00:00 October 25th, 2017|Today At 12th and Maine|

Add to Your Faith, October 24, 2017

by Chuck Hetzler "For this very reason, make every effort to add to your faith goodness; and to goodness, knowledge; and to knowledge, self-control; and to self-control, perseverance; and to perseverance, godliness; and to godliness, mutual affection; and to mutual affection, love."  2 Peter 1:5-7 Faith alone is enough to save the chief of sinners. But faith [...]

2017-10-23T13:22:41+00:00 October 24th, 2017|Today At 12th and Maine|

Restore Us, October 23, 2017

by Chuck Hetzler "Restore us, LORD God Almighty; make your face shine on us, that we may be saved."  Psalm 80:19 There are times when we as God's people sadly and wrongly turn away from Him. But there is always restoration with God if we seek Him for it. Although we have wronged Him, the [...]

2017-10-23T06:24:13+00:00 October 23rd, 2017|Today At 12th and Maine|

Deserving Praise, October 21, 2017

by Chuck Hetzler "I tell you," he replied, "if they keep quiet, the stones will cry out."  Luke 19:40 Worshiping Jesus is not optional; it is necessary. We must praise the Lord. He is so deserving of praise that if we fail to celebrate Him, the rest of creation would have to fill the void [...]

2017-10-20T11:45:00+00:00 October 21st, 2017|Today At 12th and Maine|

His Wonderful Light, October 20, 2017

by Chuck Hetzler "But you are a chosen people, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, God's special possession, that you may declare the praises of him who called you out of darkness into his wonderful light."  1 Peter 2:9 Our Heavenly Father loves us more than we can imagine. He chose us. He made us [...]

2017-10-19T15:00:03+00:00 October 20th, 2017|Today At 12th and Maine|

Run to Win, October 19, 2017

by Chuck Hetzler "I press on toward the goal to win the prize for which God has called me heavenward in Christ Jesus."  Philippians 3:14  God has a calling on our lives to be His disciples in this world. We are supposed to be set apart from those who don't yet know Christ. We should [...]

2017-10-18T08:19:43+00:00 October 19th, 2017|Today At 12th and Maine|

Filled with Joy, October 17, 2017

by Chuck Hetzler "Though you have not seen him, you love him; and even though you do not see him now, you believe in him and are filled with an inexpressible and glorious joy."  1 Peter 1:8 What makes you happy? What puts a skip in your step and a smile on your face? What [...]

2017-10-17T11:01:30+00:00 October 17th, 2017|Today At 12th and Maine|

Guided by Integrity, October 14

by Chuck Hetzler The integrity of the upright guides them, but the unfaithful are destroyed by their duplicity."  Proverbs 11:3 As Christians, we all want to know what God wants us to do. We desire His perfect guidance to fulfill our life's purpose and make right decisions. While God does lead us, we are also [...]

2017-10-13T09:19:02+00:00 October 14th, 2017|Today At 12th and Maine|