Daily Messages of Encouragement from Pastor Fraser





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25 July 2016

Thank You for the Thorns

Dear Members in Christ,

When we understand righteousness by faith in Christ alone, we will come to the point where we can thank God for the thorns of temptation He allows to come to us. Paul understood this when he wrote:

“And lest I should be exalted above measure by the abundance of the revelations, a thorn in the flesh was given to me, a messenger of Satan to buffet me, lest I be exalted above measure. Concerning this thing I pleaded with the Lord three times that it might depart from me. And He said to me, ‘My grace is sufficient for you, for My strength is made perfect in weakness.’ Therefore most gladly I will rather boast in my infirmities, that the power of Christ may rest upon me. Therefore I take pleasure in infirmities, in reproaches, in needs, in persecutions, in distresses, for Christ’s sake. For when I am weak, then I am strong”.  ~  2 Corinthians 12:7-10

Many things can be thorns in the flesh. Paul lists some of this thorns: infirmities, reproaches, necessities, persecutions, distresses. Paul prayed for God to remove them. But God said no. Why? God’s grace was all Paul needed in order to deal with the thorns.

God gave Paul a very important truth to remember and to share with others when He said, “My strength is made perfect in weakness.” The weaker we know we are, the sooner we stop trying to exert our puny strength to overcome the thorny temptations and the sooner we begin experiencing God’s mighty power in our lives.

I’m so glad God gives me strength to conquer the thorns in my daily life. As you travel through life’s thorns today pray for God’s mighty power to help you deal with them.

Angela and I are praying for you

Pastor Kenny

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24 July 2016

Righteousness by Faith Alone

Dear Members in Christ,

The great controversy has always been over Christ. We read in the book of Revelation about when the controversy first began in heaven: “And war broke out in heaven: Michael and his angels fought against the dragon; and the dragon and his angels fought.”  ~  Revelation 12:7

Satan hates Christ and has always tried to replace Him:  I will ascend above the heights of the clouds, I will be like the Most High”.  ~  Isaiah 14:14

The same controversy takes place in the lives of men and women today. Satan desires to reign on the throne of the heart. He wants people to follow his ways, not Christ’s ways. In the area of Christian living, he wants to replace Christ’s righteousness with man’s efforts. He wants them to look to their own efforts for righteousness rather than Christ and His righteousness. He wants them to look to themselves for obedience rather than to Christ manifesting His obedience in and through them.

The Bible is clear on the matter. Concerning the Christian’s walk with God, Paul wrote: “As you have therefore received Christ Jesus the Lord, so walk in Him.”  ~  Colossians 2:6

Today as you go about the business of life pray and ask God to help you remember to always walk with Him and to give you strength to choose His way over Satan’s deceptions.

Angela and I are praying for you

Pastor Kenny

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23 July 2016

Fear Not

Dear Members in Christ,

There is no need for Christians to fear anything. Satan was defeated at the cross of Christ, and Christ’s victory is ours.

Fear is the opposite of faith. Therefore, fearfulness is the same as faithlessness. God warns us of the serious consequences of being fearful in the last days: 

“He who overcomes shall inherit all things, and I will be his God and he shall be My son.  But the cowardly, unbelieving, abominable, murderers, sexually immoral, sorcerers, idolaters, and all liars shall have their part in the lake which burns with fire and brimstone, which is the second death.”  ~  Revelation 21:7, 8

Fear is faith in the devil, believing he will do what he sets out to do and God can not stop him. Fear gives Satan the right of passage in our lives in the areas where we have fear.

It is essential that those living when Jesus comes are men and women of faith who have learned the lessons of waiting on God in trusting, hopeful faith. The have learned that they need not fear anything because they serve a sovereign God who rules in heaven and earth.

Today pray for help in overcoming fear. Trust fully in God knowing that Christ defeated Satan at the cross and His victory is yours. Always trust in God with hopeful faith believing that God will do what He says, He will stop Satan.

Angela and I are praying for you

Pastor Kenny

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22 July 2016

Why the Storms of Life Are Necessary

Dear Members in Christ,

God will let the storms rage in our life. Life the refiner’s fire, He will use these storms to develop Christ’s character in areas where we need changing. This process will especially intensify as we approach Christ’s return. Those ready to meet Jesus will have gone through the refining process, enabling Christ to be perfectly reflected in their character. Trials and difficulties are the means God uses to carry on His work of purification in our life:

“Christ is waiting with longing desire for the manifestation of Himself in His church. When the character of Christ shall be perfectly reproduced in His people, then He will come to claim them as His own.”  ~  Christ’s Object Lessons, page 69

The storms of life can be confusing and scary, but we must remember who is with us. Remember the disciples and Jesus were caught in a terrible storm in a small boat on the lake. The disciples fought to keep the boat afloat during the storm all night, but they couldn’t do it on their own. Jesus was asleep in the back of the boat. They cried out in desperation, “Teacher, do You not care that we are perishing?” Jesus rose and rebuked the wind and sea, “Peace, Be Still!” and the winds and seas calmed down. Jesus’ words of reply are very significant, “why are you so fearful? How is it you have no faith?”  ~   Mark 4:35-40.

The point of the story is not the Jesus can stop the storm, though it is good to know, but that we shouldn’t fight the storms. Today pray that God calms the storms of your life and to help you remember that He will calm the storms if you just stop fighting them and trust in Him.

Angela and I are praying for you

Pastor Kenny

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21 July 2016

The Storms of Life

Dear Members in Christ,

When we pray for God’s will to be done in our life, we will often be caught in a stormy situation. It is easy for us to become fearful and anxious at such times. The storms of life try our faith, revealing our faith or lack of faith. The storms also give us an opportunity to develop faith - to develop Christ’s character.

God uses storms [trying and difficult experience] to carry out His will in our lives. When we learn to trust in God, all fear, anxiety and concern will be gone and peace will fill our hearts. One Biblical story of people begin caught in a storm is Joseph.

Jacob made him a coat of many colors. After receiving the coat he had dreams his family bowed down to him. Jacob’s special treatment of Joseph created character flaws in his son. In order for God to carry out His will for Joseph’s life, it was necessary for Joseph to go through life storms to develop the character God needed so God could use him in a might way. Though the storms continued, Joseph remained faithful. Throughout the story he constantly is seen waiting on and looking to God for deliverance.

Our God is sovereign and capable to deliver us from our own foolishness. We may suffer from it, but even these storms will work out for our good and God’s glory. Today pray for strength like Joseph had and for the character God desires from you so you can do the mighty work God has planned for you.

Angela and I are praying for you

Pastor Kenny

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20 July 2016

Our Fourth Watch God: Part 2

Dear Members in Christ,

There are times when God delivers us during the first watch. When we ask for forgiveness, he immediately forgives us:

“If we confess our sins, He is faithful and just to forgive us our sins, and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.”  ~  1 John 1:9

God provides emotional deliverance quickly, since this is important to developing the intimate relationship with Him He desires us to have. God’s Spirit desires to fill our hearts with love, joy, peace and faith. He doesn’t want us to be oppressed with overwhelming negative emotions.

Many times God delivers us in the fourth watch, when things seem hopeless and lost. At such times it is essential we remember God will always deliver and meet our needs: spiritually, emotionally, physically and materially. David knew this truth when he wrote: “The angel of the Lord encamps all around those who fear Him, and delivers them.”  ~  Psalm 34:7

As you pray today confess your sins and ask God for the first watch forgiveness. If the situation in your life seems hopeless ask God for deliverance from the spiritual, emotional, physical and material storms in your life.

Angela and I are praying for you

Pastor Kenny

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19 July 2016

Our Fourth Watch God: Part 1

Dear Members in Christ,

In Matthew 14 we read about Jesus feeding the 5,000. It had been a wonderful day of preaching the gospel and performing the miracle of feeding more than 5,000 people using just five loaves of bread and two fish. Afterward, He sent the multitude away, and He directed the disciples to go to the other side of the lake. Then Jesus went up into the mountains to pray.

While the disciples were making their way across the lake a storm arose. The wind and waves tossed the boat around, threatening their lives. As they struggled to keep the boat afloat, they were frightened when they saw the figure of a man walking on the water. Thinking is was a ghost they cried out: “It’s a ghost!”

“But the boat was now in the middle of the sea, tossed by the waves, for the wind was contrary. Now in the fourth watch of the night Jesus went to them, walking on the sea. And when the disciples saw Him walking on the sea, they were troubled, saying, ‘It is a ghost!’ And they cried out for fear. But immediately Jesus spoke to them, saying, ‘Be of good cheer! It is I; do not be afraid’. “  ~  Matthew 14:24-27

They were in danger of their boat sinking. They could have lost their lives. They struggled all night. But in the fourth watch Jesus appeared to deliver them and said “Be of good cheer! It is I; do not be afraid.’

When you are in the storms of life, remember that Jesus will come. Today, pray that God will help you always to be of good cheer; keep watch for deliverance and to not be afraid of the storms that come into your life.

Angela and I are praying for you

Pastor Kenny

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18 July 2016

Breaking Through Trials and Difficulties

Dear Members in Christ,

Brokenness, trials and difficult times are very painful to experience. They are dark times when we do not understand what God is doing. They can be times of sorrow, confusion and even despair. They are times when our patience and our ability to trust and wait on God are challenged. However, they are times when we will learn that we can wait on God in this manner, knowing He will see us through the difficulty and bring it to a glorious end:

“Behold, the eye of the Lord is on those who fear Him, on those who hope in His mercy, to deliver their soul from death, and to keep them alive in famine. Our soul waits for the Lord; He is our help and our shield. For our heart shall rejoice in Him, because we have trusted in His holy name. Let Your mercy, O Lord, be upon us, just as we hope in You.”  ~  Psalm 33:18-22

These breaking times will transform us as Peter, Paul and the other disciples and apostles were. The breaking process breaks our proud hearts, removes the desire for self-exaltation, humbles our inflated egos, and leads us to one goal in life: to faithfully serve God.

Today pray that God will break your proud heart, remove the desire for self-exaltation, humble your inflated ego and lead you to the one goal in life: to faithfully service God humbly. In doing so you will experience a depth of relationship with God, see God minister through you, see the power of God, see Christ alone exalted in your life as never before.

Angela and I are praying for you

Pastor Kenny

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17 July 2016

Brokenness and Love

Dear Members in Christ,

Pride is the opposite of humility. Where there is humility, there will be love. Paul describe the opposite of pride in the characteristics of genuine Christian love: “Love is very patient and kind, never jealous or envious never boastful or proud, never haughty or selfish or rude. Love does not demand its own way. It is not irritable or touchy. It does not hold grudges and will hardly even notice when other do it wrong. It is never glad about injustice, but rejoices whenever truth wins out. If you love someone you will be loyal to him no matter what the cost. You will always believe in him, always expect the best of him, and always stand your ground in defending him.”  ~  1 Corinthians 13:4-7, TLB

There are many examples in the Bible of God leading His children into experiences that break their pride, fear, and self-sufficiency. Abraham, the father of the faithful, did not begin as such. He was fearful, having great concern for self. He lied two times about his wife being his sister in order to protect himself. God brought Abraham into situations designed to break his pride and selfishness. The final and greatest test was to offer his only son, whom he love very much, to God as a sacrifice. Abraham finally came to the place of breaking, and God could make him a great blessing to others.

The breaking process is not a pleasant experience. Breaking trials never are, yet, they are necessary for all Christians to go through as we are naturally proud and self-focused. Today pray that God brings you to your breaking point so you can learn to become a great blessing to others.

Angela and I are praying for you

Pastor Kenny

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16 July 2016

Why Brokenness Is Necessary

Dear Members in Christ,

The Bible warns us of the dangers of pride. “Pride goes before destruction, and a haughty spirit before a fall”.  ~  Proverbs 16:18

It is a very dangerous thing for God to use a man or woman in a very powerful way. It could destroy them spiritually. Sinful human nature is prone to allow pride and self-exaltation to take over, which could lead to serious sin. We have seen examples of well-known Christian celebrities who received human accolades and praise. In due time they fell into sin because of pride, self-confidence, power and wealth.

The greater the brokenness in one’s life, the greater our usefulness to God:  “The sacrifices of God are a broken spirit, a broken and contrite heart - these, O God, You will not despise.”  ~  Psalm 51:17

“Therefore humble yourselves under the mighty hand of God, that He may exalt you in due time.”  ~  1 Peter 5:6

The way to true greatness in God’s work is first humbleness through breaking and then exaltation. The truly humble will never seek the highest position, set personal goals of self-advancement or seek recognition for their achievements. They are content to serve God in whatever capacity He calls them to do.

Today pray that God helps you remember the most important teachings a Christian needs to understand in order to wait on God in faithful, hopeful trust during the darkest hours of their walk with the Lord. We must all experience the brokenness: the process of God breaking our pride and our selfish spirit.

Angela and I are praying for you

Pastor Kenny

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15 July 2016


The Purpose of All Trials

Dear Members in Christ,

God allows Christians to experience trials for one purpose: that we may learn to fully trust Him with our life. We will never learn to trust Him if we never have an opportunity to trust Him. Man’s extremity is God’s opportunity.

“In everything give thanks; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.”  1 Thessalonians 5:18

“And we know that all things work together for good to those who love God, to those who are called according to His purpose.”  ~  Romans 8:28

In every trial we go through, God wants us to learn something about Him. When you encounter trials as you travel your pathway remember to pray that you learn the lesson God desires you to learn just as Mary, Martha and the disciples learned when Jesus resurrected Lazarus from death that He was not just a great healer of disease and sickness, but the giver of life.

Angela and I are praying for you

Pastor Kenny

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14 July 2016

Difficult Trials and Knowing God

Dear Members in Christ,

There are two experiences God uses to lead us to know Him intimately and to develop a close, meaningful relationship with Him. First, He gives us the baptism of the Holy Spirit to experience every day. Second, He leads us into various life experiences. These experiences are usually what we would call difficult times in our life. Yet they are necessary for us to really come to know God.

Old Testament Israel is a good example of God leading His people into trying situations in order for them to know Him personally. Israel had been in Egypt for 430 years. They had a knowledge of God, but they didn’t really know Him intimately. First, He showed His power on their behalf against Pharaoh. They saw that God was the sovereign ruler over all nature, including death, as was demonstrated in the last plague.

As dramatic as these experiences were, Israel needed a more personal experience with their God. Therefore, God led them to the Red Sea to face a humanly impossible situation. They were trapped with Pharaoh’s army behind them and the Red Sea before them.

“But lift up your rod, and stretch out your hand over the sea and divide it. And the children of Israel shall go on dry ground through the midst of the sea. And I indeed will harden the hearts of the Egyptians, and they shall follow them. So I will gain honor over Pharaoh and over all his army, his chariots, and his horsemen. … And Moses stretched out his hand over the sea; and when the morning appeared, the sea returned to its full depth, while the Egyptians were fleeing into it. So the Lord overthrew the Egyptians in the midst of the sea.”  ~  Exodus 14:16, 17, 27

God desires that we know Him personally. He wants us to learn to wait with trusting, restful, confident faith on Him in difficult situations, knowing He will deliver us. Today pray you will continually wait with trust, rest, confident faith and know He will deliver you from your difficult situations.

Angela and I are praying for you

Pastor Kenny

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13 July 2016

The Importance of Knowing God

Dear Members in Christ,

Jesus said, “And this is eternal life, that they may know You, the only true God, and Jesus Christ, whom You have sent.”  ~  John 17:3

Our salvation is not a matter of what we know, but whom we know. Christians who focus on only the Bible and their knowledge of Scripture are in danger of depending on “what” they know in order to be ready for Christ’s second coming. As Seventh-day Adventists we feel we are secure because we know about the Sabbath, tithe paying, health reform, death, the mark of the beast, the manner of Christ’s return, etc. However, remember, it was tithe-paying, Sabbathkeeping, health reformers who crucified Jesus. What we know is important, but without a personal relationship with Jesus, we will be deceived and lost in the end.

The Greek word translated “know” refers to intimate knowing, not simply an intellectual knowing. So I ask the question, Is God really real to you, or is He just an intellectual concept?

We can know things about God but not really know Him. A head knowledge of God is not real heart knowing - intimate knowing.

Today as you go about your daily tasks remember to pray and ask God to be your best friend. Pray you truly know Him “intimately” and not just intellectually.

Angela and I are praying for you

Pastor Kenny

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12 July 2016

Trying Events and God’s Sovereignty


Dear Members in Christ,

Christians should not be surprised when trials and difficulties come into their lives. Concerning this Peter wrote:

“Beloved, do not think it strange concerning the fiery trial which is to try you, as though some strange thing happened to you; but rejoice to the extent that you partake of Christ’s sufferings, that when His glory is revealed, you may also be glad with exceeding joy.”  ~  1 Peter 4:12-13

God will allow evil men to work against us. We will be lied about, cheated, and treated unfairly. We will face Sabbath work problems and be tempted not to return tithes and offerings to God. Many challenges will come our way, but we must remember that God is allowing these trials for a reason. He wants us to remain faithful to Him as we patiently wait on Him to get us through the difficult time, confidently trusting in His master plan.

Think about the disciples on the Friday of Jesus’ crucifixion. All hope was gone. The One they had placed their faith in as the Messiah was dead. The future looked dark and bleak. Fear and discouragement filled their hearts. From man’s perspective this was the greatest tragedy, but from God’s perspective it was the greatest victory.

As you go about your day and encounter evil events strive to remember that we serve a sovereign God. He is with us, working out His eternal purpose for our lives. Today pray and thank God for the ultimate sacrifice, for His guidance and wait patiently on the Lord for deliverance.

Angela and I are praying for you

Pastor Kenny

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11 July 2016

Biblical Lessons of God’s Sovereignty


Dear Members in Christ,


The story of God delivering Israel from Egypt and the story of Joseph reveal how all things work together for good for God’s children: “And we know that all things work together for good to those who love God, to those who are the called according to His purpose”  ~  Romans 8:28. God does not allow evil men to carry out to the fullest their sadistic plans. However, God has the sovereign ability to use the plans of evil men to carry out His eternal purposes. Yet, God will stop man’s evil ways when necessary. We see God clearly stating this truth when He told Israel:

“For I will cast out the nations before you and enlarge your borders; neither will any man covet your land when you go up to appear before the Lord your God three time in the year.”  ~  Exodus 34:24

God indicated that He would intervene to present Israel’s enemies from attacking them when they were following God’s instructions to participate in His sacred yearly feasts. This would be a good time for the enemy to attack, but their sovereign God would not allow this to happen - He would overrule any plans of the enemy.

As you go about your daily tasks pray the Lord prevents Satan and his evil angels from attacking you.

Angela and I are praying for you

Pastor Kenny

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10 July 2016

God’s Sovereignty Illustrated

Dear Members in Christ,

We see God’s sovereign rule over man illustrated in the story of Joseph, Jacob’s son. Joseph’s older brothers hated him and wanted him dead. One day when Joseph came looking for them far from home the wrathful brothers decided to take the opportunity to finally rid themselves of their father’s favorite son. At first they were going to kill him. However, God overruled their murderous plans and allowed them to sell him as a slave to a passing caravan. Joseph was taken to Egypt and sold to a good master, Potiphar: “Now Joseph had been taken down to Egypt. And Potiphar, an officer of Pharaoh, captain of the guard, an Egyptian, bought him from the Ishmaelites who had taken him down there.”  ~  Genesis 39:1

God blessed Joseph as he carried out his stewardship responsibilities. Joseph didn’t know it, but he was in training for a future time when he would be steward over much more in the nation of Egypt. God is always working in this manner in our lives. He allows experiences to come to us that prepare us to serve Him even more effectively in the future. Many times these events would not be of our choosing. However, our sovereign God knows what is best for our spiritual development and what experiences we need in order to be a greater blessing to others and bring even greater glory to Him. Knowing this enables us to prayerfully wait in peaceful, trusting faith for God to lead us through these difficult times.

As you travel through your trials and tribulations praise God for them. Pray that He will carry you through and help you patiently learn something that you can use to be a greater witness for Him in the future.

Angela and I are praying for you

Pastor Kenny

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09 July 2016

God’s Sovereignty Over Man

Dear Members in Christ,

One might say, “Well, yes, God may be sovereign over nature, but man has free will.” Yes, that is true, but that doesn’t negate the fact that God is also sovereign over man. I admit this may be difficult to understand. Yet it is what the Bible teaches. All the actions of God’s subjects are under His control. This even applies to rebellious men. They don’t know it, but they are carrying out the secret decree of our sovereign God.

This is clearly illustrated in the case of the Pharaoh in Egypt who refused to let Israel to in the time of Moses. Sometimes we find in the Bible what I call God’s “revealed will” and His “secret will.” These two may seem to contradict each other. However, it is important that we remember not to try to judge God by our standards of fairness or what we think is right or wrong. Often we try to make God into our image. Remember what Paul and Isaiah tell us about this subject:  “Oh, the depth of the riches both of the wisdom and knowledge of God! How unsearchable are His judgments and His ways past finding out!”  ~  Romans 11:33

“For my thoughts are not your thoughts, not are your ways My ways,’ says the Lord.”  ~  Isaiah 55:8.

As you go through the day remember that your thoughts and words are not yours. Pray that the Lord’s thoughts and words flow through you and allow you to be a witness for Him today and always.

Angela and I are praying for you

Pastor Kenny

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08 July 2016

God’s Sovereignty Over Nature

Dear Members in Christ,

The Bible clearly teaches that God rules over nature. There is no part of nature that is out of His control. The psalmist wrote:

“For I know that the Lord is great, and our Lord is above all gods. Whatever the Lord pleases He does, in heaven and in earth, in the seas and in all deep places. He causes the vapors to ascend from the ends of the earth; He makes lightning for the rain; He brings the wind out of His treasuries.”  ~  Psalm 135:5-7

One might ask, “Isn’t Satan involved in nature’s destructive force?” The answer is yes. However, Satan can rule in nature only to the extent that the Lord allows. Satan can influence nature only to the extent that his activities carry out God’s eternal purpose. This has to be the case or Paul’s statement in Romans would not be true:  “And we know that all things work together for good to those who love God, to those who are the called according to His purpose.”  ~  Romans 8:28

If God did not reign as sovereign Lord over nature and man, this promise would not always be true for the believer. Satan would see to it that many things would not work out for their good. He would work all thing for their destruction.

As you observe nature today remember God is the sovereign ruler who watches over all His creations and know that He cares more for you than the little sparrow. Praise God for His love and for caring for you. Pray for the opportunity to share His never-ending love and care with other.

Angela and I are praying for you

Pastor Kenny

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07 July 2016

God's Sovereignty Over All Things

Dear Members in Christ,


“Then Jesus came and spoke to them saying, “All authority has been given to Me in heaven and on earth.” “  ~  Matthew 28:18

When we speak of God’s sovereignty we are talking about His Lordship and rulership in this world. Every day I acknowledge God’s authority in my life. There are times that I would like to have sole control over everything I do, but scripture reminds me that God is in-charge, so I humble myself and allow God to lead in my life. Today God wants to be the sovereign Lord of your life. Submit to God’s authority and allow Him to lead in your life.

Please pray for the Elders Week of Prayer August 21-27.

Angela and I are praying for you


Pastor Fraser

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06 July 2016

Waiting on God in Prayer

Dear Members in Christ,

“The Lord is good to those who wait for Him.”  ~  Lamentations 3:25


God’s greatest desire is to draw us close to Him. Sometimes it is when we are in difficulties that we spend a tremendous amount of time with God in prayer. This is special to God. God desire to be in relationship with us. Too often we only pray when we need something from God.

Today spend at least 10 minutes with the Lord in prayer. Talk with Him as you would to someone you love open your heart to Him and let Him know your innermost desires.

Please pray for the Elders week of prayer August 21-27.

Angela and I are praying for you


Pastor Fraser

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05 July 2016


Decision in the Spirit or in the Faith


Dear Members in Christ,

“The humble He guides in justice, and the humble He teaches His way”  ~  Psalm 25:9


It requires meekness, humility, and a trusting faith to wait on God for His guidance and not rush headlong into the direction that we think is best. We need to be Spirit led in every aspect of our lives. I find myself at times making decisions because I think that it’s the best decision to make and at times things blow up in my face. Had I prayed and sought Holy Spirit’s guidance things would have turned out differently. It is very hard for us to depend on God when we think we know what is best for our well-being. Today pray that God will give you a spirit of humility.

I continue to solicit your prayers for revival of the Holy Spirit and especially for the Elders week of prayer August 21-27.

Angela and I are praying for you

Pastor Fraser

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04 July 2016


HAPPY FOURTH OF JULY

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03 July 2016

Revelation vs Human Logic for Guidance

Dear Members in Christ,


"Trust in the Lord with all your heart; and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge Him, and He shall direct your path.”  ~  Proverbs 3:5, 6

In our daily lives we must acknowledge that we need daily guidance from God and we must wait on Him to guide us through life’s tumultuous paths. We cannot trust logic and ourselves. We must depend fully on God for everything. When we try to figure things out on our own many times we cause ourselves pain. Such pain could have been avoided if we had turned to God in the first place. I know it’s late but pray and ask God to teach you to depend on Him instead of human wisdom.

Please continue to pray for the outpouring of God’s Spirit on our church and also for the Elders week of prayer August 21-27.

Angela and I love you and we are praying for you

Pastor Fraser

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02 July 2016

HAPPY SABBATH!!

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01 July 2016

Hearing God's Word for Guidance


Dear Members in Christ,

“Show me Your ways, O Lord; teach me Your paths. Lead me in Your truth and teach me, for You are the God of my salvation; on You I wait all the day.”  ~  Psalm 25:4, 5


Someone once told me that BIBLE stood for “Basic Instruction Before Leaving Earth”. The Holy Scriptures are God’s instructions for all of humanity. We need God’s instructions, for without them we would not be able to fulfill God will and desires for our life here on earth and in the new earth. God’s instructions are for our benefit. Scientists, pilots, doctors, engineers, mechanics, and drivers all have to follow instructions in order to be successful at their jobs. Every job in this world has instructions that must be followed.

As I read the Bible I am learning more about God’s will for my life. The Bible makes God real to me. God’s book of instructions also gives me strength to fight the daily battles I face. Victory over sin and the forces of evil would be impossible without God’s book of instructions. Today, please don’t look at the Bible as a book of rules, but instead see it as a book of instructions that benefits our lives.

Angela and I are praying for you


Pastor Fraser

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