Posts from June 2013

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Building Altars – Part 2

by Pastor Carlos

Have you ever had to move to a new place, maybe to a smaller house, away from your loved ones; a place where you did not know anyone, maybe did not even speak their language, where things were not easily available to you?  How about having to give something you appreciate to bless someone else?  […]

Building Altars – Part 1

by Pastor Carlos

Wherever Abraham went he built altars to the Lord God where he would worship Him (Genesis 12:7, 8; 13:18).  An altar represents true worship and involves: SURRENDER, SACRIFICE and SERVICE.  Abraham used natural uncut stones, not touched by man’s strength and skill, to represent a yielding to God’s strength and the refusal to trusting in […]

What Do Fathers Do?

by Pastor Carlos

On this Father’s Day I would like to look at the life of a famous father, Noah, and answer the question; what do godly fathers (or godly people) do that leave lasting impressions in his children’s lives or in the lives of others?  (Genesis 6:5-12)  The condition of mankind in Noah’s times was chaotic; anarchy […]

Created in the Image of God

by Pastor Carlos

What does it mean that we were made in God’s image?  Let’s first see what it does not mean to be made in God’s image.  It doesn’t mean we are gods.  From the beginning, Satan has tried to convince humanity that we are gods. (Genesis 3:4–5) Self-deification, to become gods ourselves, is at the center […]