What would you give up for the chance to share the Gospel with one lost soul?
Why does it take a mass shooting to bring folks together in unity and love?
Do we sometimes wait on our own great pumpkins that never come?
When God saw me having fun, being blessed and blessing others, He smiled. So did I.
We are powerless to control it.
We are all at the mercy of Almighty God. Only God can heal our land. With heart surgery.
In His Word God says the most important thing we will ever do is love Him above anyone or anything else. The first and most important commandment says, “Thou shalt have no other gods before me.” Exodus 20:3 God reinforces His most important command in both the old and new testaments, Love the LORD your […]
Our idols are like scarecrows in a melon patch.
Our old man, our old sdied on the cross when Jesus died. Christ exchanged His life for ours.
Scripture tells us God is “in control” — He is moving heaven and earth towards His ultimate purpose for us all.
There they were. At the water’s edge on the Red Sea. Pharaoh and his soldiers pursued them from the rear. Moses lifted his staff and the walls of water parted, leaving them a path to cross the Red Sea on dry ground.
I have in front of me the remains of the finest cup of coffee ever made. It isn’t a Costa bucket of vanilla latte, or a sophisticated restaurant’s after dinner dark and splendid filter something or other with bite size dark chocolate mint.
I don’t condemn any homosexual just as I don’t condemn any adulterer, but I do want to warn against the destructiveness of participating in this lifestyle, both to individuals and societies. It’s not the Creator’s plan for anybody!
Jesus used similes to teach his disciples and his followers about heaven.
What will it be like when I hear My Savior call my name? Where will I be? Who will I be with? What will be my last conscious thought on earth?
The heart is deceitful above all things and beyond cure. Who can understand it?
We rely a lot on Lowrance, TomTom, Garmin, Smart phones, and other GPS navigational devices. Most of the time they are correct, but they can be faulty. I read about one elderly man who was following his navigation system and drove off of a pier into the lake!
Is it really such a problem that we are so divided over differences of opinion? Well, yes and no! Let me explain. When a group shows a lack of consideration or any hint of inflexibility to the idea of members holding differing views then there is a problem.
Consider what happens in a church group when a member or two begin to think differently, and perhaps even see beyond the horizons of their group.
Nike has come out with a new ad – “winning takes care of everything.” Tiger Woods had a lot of issues in his past. When he was losing those issues seemed to be more prominent. The question is, “Now that he is winning, are all those things taken care of?”
“Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education alone will not; the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.” Calvin Coolidge.
Sarah’s husband died suddenly in his sleep in their house. He exhibited no signs of health problems and went to bed the last night of his life wrapped in Sarah’s arms.
When was the last time you saw headlines like these? Local Church supports 15 Ukraine pastors Romanian orphans get first Christmas presents Church builds school in urban slum Pastor retires after preaching 67 years
These things do happen. These people do exist; but we rarely hear their stories or read about them in the paper or online.
God has a plan. He knew His intentions for each of us before the creation of time. His story of creation in Genesis reveals His creative power and His plan for all mankind. He is in charge and in control of all the events of our lives.
Every day we make eternal and temporal choices. What kind of foundation for your choices have you made. What about your life will friends and family remember after you’re gone?
Before you die, what or who do you want to BE, DO, HAVE, HELP, ENJOY, or LEAVE?
God encourages us time and time again to “be still and know that I am God.” Psalm 46:10. Some of us, me included, find it difficult to be still. I have always told folks I have two speeds: 100 miles an hour and off. Sometimes, though, God has to create situations in which we have […]
When we don’t have answers to life’s dilemmas, God does. All we need do is call to Him and He will answer us and meet all our needs.
God is showing me that I need to be glorifying God with everything I write. He does not need me criticizing others for their beliefs, even though they may be diametrically opposed to mine.
I overheard a lady on a commuter van talk about one of her friends who was helping a needy family from her church. The Lady claimed, “She was just trying to be a good Christian.” Many well-intentioned Christians spend lots of time, energy and resources trying to be good Christians. The truth of the matter […]