Why do we “ask Jesus into our heart”? I was recently asked this question by a friend in relation to the Concept Church evangelism video. He also brought up the popular book “Stop Asking Jesus into Your Heart”. I went and bought the book and this is my response. Things are often said over time
About Matt CoteMatt Cote is the Founder of Concept Church, a digital media ministry. He is the author of the book, End Game.
This is my first Father’s Day as a dad. It is a remarkable feeling. Earlier this year I wrote about the overwhelming feeling of love for my sons at their birth. If you are a parent you know the feeling. True love is a beautiful thing, it grows and becomes stronger each day. It reminds
Today is Jerusalem Day. (The 28th day of the month of Iyyar in the Hebrew calendar.) Jerusalem Day is an Israeli national holiday commemorating the reunification of Jerusalem and control over the Old City in June of 1967. The Chief Rabbinate of Israel declared this day a religious holiday in order to thank God for
The Mark of the Beast is probably one of the most misrepresented and misunderstood passages of the Bible. Because of its intrigue and mystery it is also one of the most speculated sections of prophecy. Most Christians are jaded by the topic and often wary to address its significance. Let’s face it, the internet is
April 15th marks the beginning of a significant event that will last 2 years. We will see a rare sequence of 4 total lunar eclipses over the next 2 years. This event, called a tetrad, occurs when there are 4 successive total lunar eclipses with no partial lunar eclipses in between, each of which is
It appears that we are witnessing another piece of prophetic scripture being fulfilled in our lifetime. In 1948 after the Allied Forces defeated the Nazi regime, the United Nations restored Israel as a nation and placed them back in their homeland. This action is widely believed to have been the fulfillment of Ezekiel 37:21-22. Since
Disclaimer: The next couple of posts will be deep water. I will get back to lighter topics next month but need to get a few things down on ‘paper’. We may be heading into some rough waters. Where were you on September 11, 2001? I was on a bus headed to my college campus when
If you watched the Grammys Sunday night you witnessed something very significant. No, I am not referring to the homosexual marital union. I am talking about a message given through Katy Perry’s song Dark Horse. Katy Perry, accompanied by rapper Juicy J, formerly of Three 6 Mafia (666), gave America a hidden but clear message.
I am holding my sons when they should still be in my wife’s womb. Think about that for a second. I know their personalities. I know their temperament. I am holding them in my arms. They hold my finger. As I previously wrote, and for those that don’t know me, we have sons that were
How do you put into words the feeling you have holding your child for the first time? You can’t. Hannah and I both agreed it is a love like we have never felt before. We looked at each other and sort of laughed because we both knew what the other person was thinking. We love