Author Archives: Jess Rivas


On July 4th 1776, America realized its independence. We as a nation matured to a point that we decided that our ideals should be separate from our governing nations. For the first time in many years of battling, we were … Continue reading

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Shield Bearing

During the time of Rome, the legionaries were prized warriors, fearless and versatile, a formative opponent to all that opposed Rome. In addition to their strong weapons, they were equipped with large shields to protect themselves from flaming arrows intended … Continue reading

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We will Overcome

Why do some people seem to have an easy life, while others struggle? There are those who seem to be showered with favor, while the rest of us have to fight for everything we have. We fail over and over … Continue reading

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Are you under siege?

Inspired Pastor Joshua Rivas, Christ’s Center Church. In 1941, Hitler set out to conquer Russia in his campaign for fascism. The German army was mobilized to take the city of Leningrad and then attempt to defeat Moscow, in their strategic … Continue reading

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The Upward Spiral

Have you felt like you live your Christian life from one spiritual high to the next? At times touching the heart of God, and other times living for yourself? There are times we have moments of clarity, revival conferences, church … Continue reading

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