Entries by Rob Yanok

Longing Pt.3 – For More Peace in My Life

Longing Pt.3 – For More Peace in My Life Looking for Peace? Most of us are more familiar with tension, stress, and anxiety, rather than peace. Lack of peace is a result of our complex, accelerated and stressed out world. People say… •I’m ready to throw in the towel •I am at the end of […]

Longing Pt.2 – To Live a Richer, More Satisfying Life

Longing Pt.2 – To Live a Richer, More Satisfying Life It’s the 2nd Sunday of Advent.  Matthew 1:18-25 NIV –  This is how the birth of Jesus the Messiah came about[d]: His mother Mary was pledged to be married to Joseph, but before they came together, she was found to be pregnant through the Holy […]

Longing Pt.1 – Waiting and Wanting

Longing Pt.1 – Waiting and Wanting The Liturgical calendar began in the 5th or 6th century to follow along and walk the way of the life of Christ and move us to experience Christ. To follow the feasts and celebrations of Israel Today begins the season of Advent – Beginning 4 Sundays before Christmas and […]

The Power of ThanksLiving

The Power of ThanksLiving  I Thessalonians 5:18 NIV “Give thanks in all circumstances; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus.” •God says “I want you to be thankful in all circumstances.”It does not say “for all circumstances”. You cannot always be thankful for the circumstances, but you can be thankful in the […]

A Liturgy for Evening Prayer

FaceTime with God Pt.4 – A Liturgy for Evening Prayer Prayer is the most difficult thing in the world to do. In prayer we find ourselves standing on the edge of a deep, dark, abyss – the world of the divine, infinite, and eternal.  We come face to face with ourselves and face to face […]

A LITURGY FOR MORNING PRAYER

A LITURGY FOR MORNING PRAYER In 30 years of Preaching, Ive realized that telling people to pray but not teaching them how to pray only leads to frustration. The best time to have FaceTime with God is when you are at your best! Give God the best part of your day—when you are the freshest […]

FaceTime with God Pt.2 – It Must Become a Priority

FaceTime with God Pt.2 – It Must Become a Priority Exodus 33:11 NIV The LORD would speak to Moses face to face, as a man speaks with his friend.  2 Corinthians 3:16-18 Message Whenever, though, they turn to face God as Moses did, God removes the veil and there they are—face-to- face! They suddenly recognize […]

FaceTime with God

FaceTime with God  FaceTime – time spent in face-to-face contact with someone; a video chat application developed by Apple Luke 10:38-42 NIV – 38 As Jesus and his disciples were on their way, he came to a village where a woman named Martha opened her home to him. 39 She had a sister called Mary, who sat […]

The Unshakables Part 4 – Building a Right Foundation

The Unshakables Part 4 – Building a Right Foundation   What happens when my world is shaken up – Do I run to God or run from God? That really is determined by your foundation in Christ – You can build a life that is anchored, immovable, and indestructible. All of us will experience a […]

The Unshakables Pt.3

The Unshakables Part 3 – How To Respond Ecclesiastes 8:14-16 NLT – And this is not all that is meaningless in our world. In this life, good people are often treated as though they were wicked, and wicked people are often treated as though they were good. This is so meaningless!15 So I recommend having fun, […]