What Does Satan Want?

January 22, 2020By Ken Harrisonblog post

We cannot become successful followers of Jesus until we understand that we have an enemy who works tirelessly to turn us back to our sinful nature. Scripture has quite a bit to say about Satan, yet most Christians are ignorant about him. God has written some adamant warnings about our enemy, and we need to … Read More

Behind Enemy Lines

January 15, 2020By Ken Harrisonblog post

We cannot become successful followers of Jesus until we understand that we have an enemy who works tirelessly to turn us back to our sinful nature. Scripture has quite a bit to say about Satan, yet most Christians are ignorant about him. God has written some adamant warnings about our enemy, and we need to … Read More

What Exactly is Humility?

January 9, 2020By Ken Harrisonblog post

Humility is clear eyesight. It is the ability to see things as they really are. A successful follower of Christ is humble. He places the needs of those in his care above his own. He doesn’t get his identity from what he has accomplished. He gets it from God. Our flesh and our old nature … Read More

Generosity: The Tell-Tale Sign of Godly Masculinity

December 20, 2019By Ken HarrisonValues

Many of the rivers in Oregon are cold and treacherous. When we were kids, our favorite river wound its way north along the eastern fringes of the Portland suburbs, through a thick forest of Douglas fir, spruce, and cedar. The river is deep and rocky, filled with crushing rapids and dangerous undertows. There are several … Read More

Men, Bless Your Families This Christmas

December 1, 2019By Ken Harrisonblog post

I love Christmas. It’s central to who I am as a follower of Christ. But in our commercialized world, Christmas also comes with pressure. Men are expected to give amazing gifts, and create memorable experiences, for their loved ones. So let me share some advice I’m trying to follow myself. This Christmas, while you’re overwhelmed … Read More

The Destruction of Masculinity

November 20, 2019By Ken Harrisonblog post

Revelation 21:8 describes the characteristics that God hates. Cowards, unbelievers, vile, murderers, sexually immoral, sorcerers, idolaters, and all liars. These sins are a good outline of the decline of masculinity. I have found that there are four stages in the decline of masculinity. The sins are listed in order as a man spirals downward from … Read More

Mass shooting at California school renews gun discussion

November 19, 2019By PK AdminNews

As the U.S. deals with its latest mass shooting, with at least two killed and four others injured Thursday (Nov. 14) at Saugus High School in Santa Clarita, Calif., evangelism and gun control are cited to Baptist Press as possible remedies to stem the tide of violence. Police and other emergency personnel responded Thursday (Nov. … Read More

What Exactly Is Humility?

November 6, 2019By Ken Harrisonblog post

Humility is clear eyesight. It is the ability to see things as they really are. A successful follower of Christ is humble. He places the needs of those in his care above his own. He doesn’t get his identity from what he has accomplished. He gets it from God. Our flesh and our old nature … Read More

How Can We Tell When Satan is At Work?

August 30, 2019By Ken HarrisonUncategorized

“The coming of the lawless one is based on Satan’s working, with all kinds of false miracles…and with every unrighteous deception among those who are perishing…” – 2 Thess. 2:9-10 “He also performs great signs, even causing fire to come down from heaven to earth in front of people. He deceives those who live on … Read More

The Elimination of Self-Control

July 18, 2019By Ken HarrisonValues

One of the most important aspects of masculinity is accountability. And the beginning of accountability is self-control. A man takes responsibility. He understands that he and only he is accountable for what is in his charge. An accountable man seeks to serve in some capacity in all his relationships because he understands that he is … Read More