Power Lift/Apostle’s Blog

POWER LIFT: March Madness … Haters Don’t Put Points on the Board

It is almost time for March Madness in college basketball. Who will you be you rooting for? In this next series of blog posts I will be looking at some ACC teams to draw out some life lessons. See if you can spot some of these things while chowing down on popcorn,...

POWER LIFT: How to Pray Prayers that Get Answers, Part 2

The most powerful thing I can share with you is that prayer is a cyclic activity. When a piece of this cycle is missing, prayer tends to be laborious and powerless tedium instead of refreshing and empowering renewal. When the cycle is not followed in order, we find...

POWER LIFT: How to Pray Prayers that Get Answers, Part 1

Is your prayer life boring and uneventful? Does spending time in God’s presence seem more like staring at the ceiling than talking to Him? I have known some people to stare at a spot on the ceiling when praying as if God himself was staring back. For some, prayer is...

POWER LIFT: Christmas in 1968

Christmas in 1968 was a blessed experience, in spite of having so little, because of family love and tradition and caring neighbors. These are some of my reflections. My oldest brother, Columbus, who still lives in Annapolis, Maryland, would arrive very late on...

POWER LIFT: Watch Out for the Gorilla, Part 2

So . . . what do 800-pound gorillas look like? Sometimes they wear pumps and mini-skirts, finely tailored two-piece suits, hardhats, wingtips or sneakers. Sometimes they drive trucks or sit in church pews. They can be found in any profession. However, three words sum...

POWER LIFT: Watch Out for the Gorilla, Part 1

Have you ever been in a room with an 800-pound gorilla? The gorilla is an issue that everybody is ignoring because they dread dealing with the resulting fallout. However, the gorilla continues to grow unabated until its freakish, monstrous size can no longer be...

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MPWOC, this year we are expecting God to flow in our personal lives and our ministry. As an act of faith, we're making a sacrifice fast through Friday, January 19. We encourage you to join us as we look to Christ for new vision and excitement for what He will do in us and through us! #WordAtTheMount ... See MoreSee Less

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#ICYMI - Reminder: Tonight's Bible study is CANCELED due to expected inclement weather. Stay warm and safe, and we look forward to seeing you on Sunday morning! ... See MoreSee Less

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