A New Thing – by Pastor Nate Carter

Pastor Nate Carter

“Behold, I will do a new thing; now it shall spring forth” Isaiah 43:19 If God says He’s going to bless you, then ignore the circumstances and believe the God who cannot lie. You’re too important to God to be destroyed by a situation that was only meant to give you character and direction. It…

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Childlike – by Pastor Nate Carter

Pastor Nate Carter

“2 Except you … become as little children, you will not enter into the kingdom of Heaven” Matthew 18:2  What did Jesus mean when He said, “Become as little children?” He meant a child is teachable! David cried, “Give me understanding, that I may know thy testimonies” (Psalm 119:125). If you’re teachable, you’re reachable. If you’re…

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How Often Do You Pray? – by Pastor Nate Carter

Pastor Nate Carter

“13 And you shall seek me, and find me, when you search for me with all your heart.” Jeremiah 29:13, KJV Let me ask: How often do you pray? Do you pray even five minutes a day? If so, that’s less than one-half percent of your waking hours. During prohibition, Congress ruled that anything that…

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You’ll Find Him Where You Left Him – by Pastor Nate Carter

Pastor Nate Carter

“44 Thinking he was in their company, they traveled on for a day. Then they began looking for him among their relatives and friends. 45 When they did not find him, they went back to Jerusalem to look for him.” Luke 2:44-45, NIV  It happens so easily. We get so busy with our battles, our projects,…

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God, Why Don’t You Do Something? – by Pastor Nate Carter

Pastor Nate Carter

“How long, 0 Lord, must I calI for help? But you do not listen!” Hab. 1 :2, NIV Did you know the average person spends 5 years waiting in lines? What kind of lines? Subway station lines, amusement park lines, driver’s license renewal lines, grocery checkout lines, ticket window lines and the list continues, seemingly,…

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Worrying Lately? by Pastor Nate Carter

Pastor Nate Carter

“Do not be anxious about anything.” Philippians 4:6, NIV  If you want to test your memory, try remembering what you were worrying about a year ago. Paul said, “He who began a good work in you will carry it on to completion” (Philippians 1 :6, NIV). Notice, we didn’t start this work-He did! He just…

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Is It Well With Thee – by Pastor Nate Carter

Pastor Nate Carter

“Is it well with thee? Is it well with thy husband? Is it well with the child? And she answered, It is well.” 2 Kings 4:26 In the hour of need, Elisha asked this woman a question we must all face. Listen: Mother, is it well with thee? Are you serving the Lord? Are you…

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He’s the Lighthouse — by Pastor Nate Carter

Pastor Nate Carter

One night, the captain of a battleship spotted a strange light rapidly closing in on him. He ordered his signalman to flash a message to the unidentified vessel, “Alter your course ten degrees to the south.” Back came the reply, “Alter your course ten degrees to the north.” More determined, he snapped a second order.…

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Life Inside A Whale by Pastor Nate Carter

Pastor Nate Carter

“I waited patiently for the Lord; He turned to me and heard my cry.” Psalm 40:1, NIV Now, I’ve heard of being “in a pickle,” “in a pinch,” “in a jam,” and “in hot water.” But Jonah, the prophet of God, finds himself being “in a whale.” His choices have led him to this sobering…

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