Pastor’s Blog

Weekly message straight from Pastor Dickie Spargo to you!

Do you need Miracle?

The key to understanding what God is doing in your life is learning to see life from God’s point of view and having spiritual vision. The Bible says in Mark 8:22-23 and 25, “They came to Bethsaida, and some people brought a blind man and begged Jesus to touch him. He took the blind man by the hand and led him outside the village…Once more Jesus put his hands on the man’s eyes. Then his eyes were opened, his sight was restored, and he saw everything clearly” (NIV).

Wise people are peacemakers, not troublemakers.

Wise people don’t carry a chip on their shoulder. They are not always looking for a fight, and they don’t intentionally antagonize other people.

I’ve come to the conclusion there is no such thing as great people.

There are only ordinary people committed to great dreams. When you commit yourself to a great dream, it draws something out of you and helps you become larger than you would become any other way.

Happy Thanksgiving!! Maybe you are thinking…”Pastor Dickie, How can we be thankful with the world so messed up?”

You are SO right! This world is pretty messed up. So how should you respond to it?

First, you receive God’s grace daily. If God is waiting to shut the world down so he can show his grace, then you need to receive it on a daily basis.

Although God could instantly transform us, he has chosen to develop us slowly. Jesus was deliberate in developing his disciples, just as God allowed the Israelites to take over the Promised Land “little by little” so they wouldn’t be overwhelmed (Deuteronomy 7:22). He prefers to work in incremental steps in our lives.

Why does it take so long to change and grow up? There are several reasons: