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My Bible Reading Plan – New and Improved

October 20, 2020 0 Comments
My Bible Reading Plan – New and Improved

I have made some changes to my reading plan since my first reading plan post back in 2013. Over the past several years I made multiple failed attempts at creating and sticking to a consistent Bible reading plan. Often each day’s reading was just a task to check off my to do list.  If I […]

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Why Pray for President Donald Trump?

October 6, 2020 0 Comments
Why Pray for President Donald Trump?

As you already know President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania have both tested positive for the Covid19 / Coronavirus. And at the time of writing this, President Trump has just left Walter Reed Hospital and is back at the White House In this video I briefly explain why it is important for Christians to […]

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Our Eternal Hope in Jesus

August 10, 2020 0 Comments
Our Eternal Hope in Jesus

Just a few weeks ago I had the honor to preside over a celebration of life for a very dear friend. These times always draws our attention to eternity. The main text I used for my homily was 2 Corinthians 5:1-9 (CSB). Our life here on this earth really is a vapor that passes quickly. […]

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Simple acts of kindness – a story of everyday faith

May 11, 2020 0 Comments
Simple acts of kindness – a story of everyday faith

We pastors have a knack for making ministry complicated. We so often think in the terms of big programs and events. However, I often remind myself and remind the members of Life Church in Conyers Georgia that the most effective ministry often occurs as we live out routines of everyday. In this video I want […]

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God’s Great Mercy

April 20, 2020 0 Comments
God’s Great Mercy

Ever since Easter I have had a Bible verse stuck in my head. 1 Peter 1:3-5 (CSB) tells us that because of God’s “Great Mercy” we have “Living Hope” In this video I reflect on the fact that through God’s great mercy he has given us a new birth into a living hope that is […]

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In Suffering – Stand in the Glory

April 6, 2020 0 Comments
In Suffering – Stand in the Glory

For I consider that the sufferings of this present time are not worth comparing with the glory that is going to be revealed in us. – Romans 8:18 (CSB) We all experience struggles of life. Some of these rise to the level of being catastrophic. At times life just seems too hard. At the time […]

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Psalm 91 – A Different Perspective

March 16, 2020 0 Comments
Psalm 91 – A Different Perspective

During the chaos of the coronavirus many Christians have been praying Psalm 91. In this video we take a different look at Psalm 91 to see how more consistently we can find comfort from God’s Word The Word of God is powerful especially when it is mixed and mingled with the power of the Holy […]

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Finding Greater Faith and Purpose for Life – A YouTube Introduction

February 24, 2020 0 Comments
Finding Greater Faith and  Purpose for Life – A YouTube Introduction

Well, I will never be accused of being an early adopter. I recently launched my podcast and I have decided to enter the world of YouTube. Just like my blog and podcast my primary goal is to encourage others to find greater faith in Jesus and live out their purpose for life. In my very […]

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The Jon Stallings’ Daily 5

September 21, 2015 2 Comments
The Jon Stallings’ Daily 5

I have always struggled with goals. Yes part of that is a tendency to be lazy. However, the other part is that if you listen to all the “experts,” you need goals for personal growth, goals for your career, goals for your health, goals for family etc. If you do it their way, you will […]

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What If?

December 17, 2012 2 Comments
What If?

 If we are thrown into the blazing furnace, the God we serve is able to deliver us from it, and he will deliver us from Your Majesty’s hand. [18] But even if he does not, we want you to know, Your Majesty, that we will not serve your gods or worship the image of gold you […]

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