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The mission of Reaching Higher Ministries is to help people love and serve the Lord, as well as others. This is accomplished utilizing the Word of God via teaching, preaching, discipling, and Biblical Counseling to individuals, couples, and families to stimulate spiritual growth and Christ-likeness. 

  • Do You Know How to Properly Repent of Sin?

    Do You Know How to Properly Repent of Sin?

    Your child goes into a store and they want something really bad. You say “no.” But he or she continues to carry on. They won’t stop until they get the object of their desire. Provided you don’t cave in and give them what they want, you might eventually lose your patience and temper. When you […]

  • Bible Study: Romans 7:18-25

    Bible Study: Romans 7:18-25

    In this Wednesday Telephone Bible Study we looked at Romans 7:18-25, which reads: 18 For I know that nothing good dwells in me, that is, in my flesh; for the willing is present in me, but the doing of the good is not. 19 For the good that I want, I do not do, but […]

  • The Power of Forgiveness!!!

    The Power of Forgiveness!!!

    Our Father who is in heaven, “forgive us our sins, as we have forgiven those who sin against us” (Matt 6:12)…sound familiar? Really think about what this says for a moment… First and foremost, ALL sin is committed against the Lord Himself, as David says, “Against You, You only, I have sinned and done what […]

  • What God’s Word Says About Your Anxiety…

    What God’s Word Says About Your Anxiety…

    The inerrant, authoritative Word of God’s criteria and instruction for anxiety are as follows: 1. “Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus” (Phil […]

  • Bible Study: Romans 7:9-15

    Bible Study: Romans 7:9-15

    In this Wednesday Telephone Bible Study we looked at Romans 7:9-15, which reads: 9 I was once alive apart from the Law; but when the commandment came, sin became alive and I died; 10 and this commandment, which was to result in life, proved to result in death for me; 11 for sin, taking an […]

  • How Likely Was It That The Jewish Messiah Was Jesus?

    How Likely Was It That The Jewish Messiah Was Jesus?

    Anyone who has read the book of Daniel in the Bible should understand that the Seventy “Sevens” (Dan 9:20-27) vision revealed to Daniel by the high angel Gabriel gives the reader a very clear picture of Messiah’s (a.k.a. the “Anointed One”) arrivals and departure. When studying this prophetic passage, Yeshua (Jesus) could be clearly identified […]

  • Who Is Our Creator and Cornerstone?

    Who Is Our Creator and Cornerstone?

    “For it stands in Scripture: ‘Behold, I am laying in Zion a stone, a cornerstone chosen and precious, and whoever believes in Him will not be put to shame.’ So the honor is for you who believe, but for those who do not believe, ‘The stone that the builders rejected has become the cornerstone,’ and […]

  • Bible Study: Romans 7:7-9

    Bible Study: Romans 7:7-9

    In this Wednesday Telephone Bible Study we looked at Romans 7:7–9, which reads: 7 What shall we say then? Is the Law sin? May it never be! On the contrary, I would not have come to know sin except through the Law; for I would not have known about coveting if the Law had not […]

  • Bible Study: Romans 7:1-6

    Bible Study: Romans 7:1-6

    In this Wednesday Telephone Bible Study we looked at Romans 7:1–6, which reads: 1 Or do you not know, brethren (for I am speaking to those who know the law), that the law has jurisdiction over a person as long as he lives? 2 For the married woman is bound by law to her husband […]

  • Bible Study: Romans 6:19-23

    Bible Study: Romans 6:19-23

    In this Wednesday Telephone Bible Study we looked at Romans 6:19-23, which reads: 19 I am speaking in human terms because of the weakness of your flesh. For just as you presented your members as slaves to impurity and to lawlessness, resulting in further lawlessness, so now present your members as slaves to righteousness, resulting […]

  • Bible Study: Romans 6:9-18

    Bible Study: Romans 6:9-18

    In this Wednesday Telephone Bible Study we looked at Romans 6:9-18, which reads: 9 knowing that Christ, having been raised from the dead, is never to die again; death no longer is master over Him. 10 For the death that He died, He died to sin once for all; but the life that He lives, […]

  • Bible Study: Romans 6:5-8

    Bible Study: Romans 6:5-8

    In this Wednesday Telephone Bible Study we looked at Romans 6:5-8, which reads: 5 For if we have become united with Him in the likeness of His death, certainly we shall also be in the likeness of His resurrection, 6 knowing this, that our old self was crucified with Him, in order that our body […]

  • Bible Study: Romans 5:15 – 6:4

    Bible Study: Romans 5:15 – 6:4

    In this Wednesday Telephone Bible Study we looked at Romans 5:15 – 6:4, which reads: 5 15 But the free gift is not like the transgression. For if by the transgression of the one the many died, much more did the grace of God and the gift by the grace of the one Man, Jesus […]

  • Bible Study: Romans 5:3-14

    Bible Study: Romans 5:3-14

    In this Wednesday Telephone Bible Study we looked at Romans 5:3-14, which reads: 3 And not only this, but we also exult in our tribulations, knowing that tribulation brings about perseverance; 4 and perseverance, proven character; and proven character, hope; 5 and hope does not disappoint, because the love of God has been poured out […]

  • Bible Study: Romans 4:13 – 5:2

    Bible Study: Romans 4:13 – 5:2

    In this Wednesday Telephone Bible Study we looked at Romans 4:13 – 5:2, which reads: 4 13 For the promise to Abraham or to his descendants that he would be heir of the world was not through the Law, but through the righteousness of faith. 14 For if those who are of the Law are […]

  • Bible Study: Romans 4:1-12

    Bible Study: Romans 4:1-12

    In this Wednesday Telephone Bible Study we looked at Romans 4:1–12, which reads: 1 What then shall we say that Abraham, our forefather according to the flesh, has found? 2 For if Abraham was justified by works, he has something to boast about, but not before God. 3 For what does the Scripture say? “Abraham […]

  • Bible Study: Romans 3:27-31

    Bible Study: Romans 3:27-31

    In this Wednesday Telephone Bible Study we looked at Romans 3:27-31, which reads: 27 Where then is boasting? It is excluded. By what kind of law? Of works? No, but by a law of faith. 28 For we maintain that a man is justified by faith apart from works of the Law. 29 Or is God […]

  • Bible Study: Romans 3:5-26

    Bible Study: Romans 3:5-26

    In this Wednesday Telephone Bible Study we looked at Romans 3:5-26, which reads: 5 But if our unrighteousness demonstrates the righteousness of God, what shall we say? The God who inflicts wrath is not unrighteous, is He? (I am speaking in human terms.) 6 May it never be! For otherwise, how will God judge the […]

  • Bible Study: Romans 3:1-4

    Bible Study: Romans 3:1-4

    In this Wednesday Telephone Bible Study we looked at Romans 3:1-4, which reads: 3 1 Then what advantage has the Jew? Or what is the benefit of circumcision? 2 Great in every respect. First of all, that they were entrusted with the oracles of God. 3 What then? If some did not believe, their unbelief […]

  • Bible Study: Romans 2:17-29

    Bible Study: Romans 2:17-29

    In this Wednesday Telephone Bible Study we looked at Romans 2:17-29, which reads: 17 But if you bear the name “Jew” and rely upon the Law and boast in God, 18 and know His will and approve the things that are essential, being instructed out of the Law, 19 and are confident that you yourself […]

Biblical Counseling

”Grace and peace be multiplied to you
in the knowledge of God and of Jesus our Lord;
seeing that His divine power has granted to us
everything pertaining to life and godliness,
through the true knowledge of Him…”
2 Peter 1:2-3a 

 Discipleship

 “Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations,
baptizing them in the name of
the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit,
teaching them to observe all that I commanded you;
and lo, I am with you always…”
Matthew 28:19-20a