Living on the Vine

I am the true vine, and My Father is the vinedresser.  Every branch in Me that does not bear fruit…

Too Much to Handle On Your Own

“Hope in God…”—Psalm 42:11 When our failures and difficulties cause us to be angry and frustrated, we sometimes think God…

First Natural, Then Spiritual

“However, the spiritual is not first, but the natural, and afterward the spiritual.”—1 Corinthians 15:46 Our modern, Western mindset usually assumes:…

You Can Be Confident

“Being confident of this very thing, that He who has begun a good work in you will complete it until…

On Fire!

Happy New Year! The word the Lord gave me for the year for 2018 is fire! Consuming, purifying, cleansing, healing…

The Helpless and the Powerful

A Lion. A Lamb. Strong, fierce, bold. Meek, gentle, sacrificial. The lion and the lamb have long been paired in…

Do Not Be Afraid

"Fear not, for I am with you."—Isaiah 41:10 Who doesn’t struggle with fear?  I do at times.  And you know what…

Can You Get What You Need?

“Ask! What shall I give you?” —1 Kings 3:5 What do you need from God? Do you believe He can…

The Day After

O come, O come, Emmanuel And ransom captive Israel That mourns in lonely exile here Until the Son of God…

Merry Christmas!

All of our pastors and the staff of Maranatha Chapel want to wish you and your family the best and…