Paul

Encourage each other

Sarah’s loneliness and fears draws her closer to trusting in God. Bible verses used in the story: For God has not destined us for wrath, but for obtaining salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ, who died for us, so that whether we are awake or asleep, we will live together with Him. Therefore encourage one […]

Raise up a child

Kevin and his brother, raised by their single mom, keeps his faith in God. His mom had taught him to trust in God. Proverbs 22:6 Train up a child in the way he should go, Even when he is old he will not depart from it.

Women in Ministry

Matthew 28:1-10 28 Now after the Sabbath, as it began to dawn toward the first day of the week, Mary Magdalene and the other Mary came to look at the grave. 2 And behold, a severe earthquake had occurred, for an angel of the Lord descended from heaven and came and rolled away the stone […]

Greater Works Through Christ

Jesus heals a blind man And they came to Bethsaida. And they *brought a blind man to Jesus and *implored Him to touch him. 23 Taking the blind man by the hand, He brought him out of the village; and after spitting on his eyes and laying His hands on him, He asked him, “Do […]

Being refined like gold

A woman watching the news, sees a horrific accident that took place near her home. No one could have possibly lived through that accident. A few minutes later she receives a phone call that her son is in the emergency room of the hospital. Bible verses used in the story: Daniel 11:35 (NASB) Some of […]

Boy dies after covered in sand

On a family vacation, the son falls into a sink-hole in the sand dunes. Can prayer be effective? Can it be hindered? Does God still answer prayer? Bible verses used in the story: Daniel 9:22-23 Now while I was speaking and praying, and confessing my sin and the sin of my people Israel, and presenting […]

God will laugh, mock and not listen

Proverbs 1 1 The proverbs of Solomon the son of David, king of Israel: 2 To know wisdom and instruction, To discern the sayings of understanding, 3 To receive instruction in wise behavior, Righteousness, justice and equity; 4 To give prudence to the naive, To the youth knowledge and discretion, 5 A wise man will […]

One thing you are lacking

Pastor Paul Karanick Mark 10:17-24 (NASB) As He was setting out on a journey, a man ran up to Him and knelt before Him, and asked Him, “Good Teacher, what shall I do to inherit eternal life?” 18 And Jesus said to him, “Why do you call Me good? No one is good except God […]

God’s Love Revealed Through Us

Pastor Paul Karanick John 6:22-34 (NASB) 22 The next day the crowd that stood on the other side of the sea saw that there was no other small boat there, except one, and that Jesus had not entered with His disciples into the boat, but that His disciples had gone away alone. 23 There came […]