Offer Them Christ
The Weblog Of J.F. Howard

Archive for June 2010

Thoughts On Marriage And Faith

June 26, 2010

[JFH: I married a special couple on June 26, 2010. Kevin is a newly minted police office. Katie is a school teacher. During their wedding I offered them some thoughts about the relationship between marriage, salvation, and faith. Here are those thoughts. God bless you, Kevin and Katie…today, and for many years to follow!]          […]

People Count

June 26, 2010

            I am a believer in the statement, “Count people because people count.”             I count people in the church because numbers represent living, breathing, human beings—individual souls who will live forever, either with God or apart from God.             People count. That’s why I think it is important to count […]

Elevation

June 20, 2010

          A Father’s Day gift for me was a trip to Charlotte, NC to attend Elevation Church. Lead Pastor Steven Furtick planted Elevation Church in 2006 with 121 people attending the first service at Providence High School. Recently, Elevation was recognized as one of the fastest growing churches in the United States. […]

How To Find New Life When A Dream Dies

June 1, 2010

1 Kings 17:17-24 17 Some time later the woman’s son became sick. He grew worse and worse, and finally he died. 18 Then she said to Elijah, “O man of God, what have you done to me? Have you come here to point out my sins and kill my son?”   19 But Elijah replied, “Give me your son.” […]