About Rick

Rick has written 120 articles so far, you can find them below.

Biblical Positive Confession

  Some people get upset when they hear about positive confession. They associate it with New Age teaching, or some other religious fluff. Worse yet, it may be likened to “name it claim it” theology! And because they have misunderstood or have been taught wrongly, they shun what is an otherwise profound biblical concept and […] Continue reading →

Jesus Says Love One Another

  “I know Jesus says love one another. But you don’t know these people!” Brothers and sisters, it’s possible. If God is love, and we are of God, then it has to be. Jesus was love incarnate, love in action. He also commanded the disciples to love one another. In fact, Jesus proclaimed, “By this […] Continue reading →

In Word and Deed

Faith without WORDS is dead! We are created in the image of a communicating God, and it’s not what goes in the mouth, but what comes out of the mouth that defiles a man (Matthew 15:11). If we believe, we need to confess Jesus is Lord. What comes out of the mouth on a regular […] Continue reading →

Free Ebook- Win Christ

It’s newly revised and better than before! If you have a Kindle, you can download the book for free through Sunday July 12. Please return me a favor- if you like the book, put a review of it on Amazon. Thanks!   Continue reading →

Hung by the Tongue

  They say you need a permit to carry a concealed weapon, but the truth is everyone is packing a loaded tongue! Proverbs 18:21 says, “Death and life are in the power of the tongue: and they that love it shall eat the fruit thereof.” You have the ability to release death and life. That’s […] Continue reading →

Hold On To Your Crown

Even when everything is right in the Christian life, there’s still trouble to deal with in this world. The church in Philadelphia received only encouraging words from the Lord (Revelation 3:7-13), yet they had their troubles. Don’t mistakenly think that just because faith is all about the abundant life, that everything just clicks and works […] Continue reading →

OUR Authority in Christ

  Everybody loves to cheer for the underdog! It’s not enough to go the distance; audiences must see Rocky win—again and again. Has there ever been a greater underdog than a dead person? And yet Jesus rose from the dead and triumphed over all the natural odds. But Jesus was NEVER the underdog. He was […] Continue reading →