Picture this: It’s 1954. Central Elementary School. Shenandoah Iowa. It’s third grade recess. We boys are playing kickball. The girls are standing around acting silly. Off to the side standing alone is Betty Jean Davis wishing some of the girls would talk to her or ask her to join them. Betty Jean hoped some of […]
Mephebosheth’s story and our stories owe our eternal destinies to God’s amazing grace.
Books about God’s grace and what it means and what it will do abound. Sometimes I like to boil complex topics down into chunks my simple mind can digest. God’s free gift of grace, to me, is . . . Outright Undeserved Totally sufficient Exclusively God’s Eternal Universal–available to all Indiscriminate Spiritually given Spiritually […]
What does Jesus do when we sin? He just loves us.
Can we love others regardless of their circumstances or their background?
I do lots of stupid things, but God always brings me through them with His grace and mercy.
We have died to the law and now live the sanctifying life under Grace in Jesus Christ.
When folks look at us, how much of Jesus do we reflect to those around us?
Can we be meek and still be
effective as ambassadors for Christ and the Gospel message?
When I started seriously seeking the Kingdom of God and His righteousness, I learned something that has given me great comfort. I lived a pretty sinful life for lots of years, even after I accepted Jesus as my Lord and Savior. Some of the things I did I figured would make the Prodigal Son look […]
How do we treat people who are living sinful lives or lives different from our own?
Could it be that our perspective of the Rapture of the Church needs rethinking?
Many folks think if their circumstances would change things would be better.
New Years is highly overrated. It’s a manufactured celebration. Fueled entirely by a world craving self-fulfillment.
God’s grace is inexhaustible.
If we don’t understand forgiveness, we won’t understand faith. If we don’t understand faith, we will miss out on all that God has for us.
I used to picture God as loving and kind on one side and harsh and judgmental on the other.
Grace strikes us when we are in great pain and restlessness.
Without accepting Jesus Christ as their Lord and Savior, without their sins forgiven by the blood of Jesus, they spend eternity forever separated from God in hell.
In 1966 the Bobby Fuller Four recorded the song, “I Fought The Law And The Law Won.” That’s true every time. You can not fight the law.
We’ve got a great week of God’s Truth posts lined up next week on a critically important topic in God’s Word.
New year’s resolutions are useless to me. I’ve never kept one past January 20th. So I stopped making them years ago .However, I do have some things I’m hoping for in 2013. My men’s Bible study leader asked us these twos question
What if a very attractive, distinguished, articulate woman, with a husband and two children, came to your church several times and finally decided to join?
Sometimes we can’t see things right in plain view. God shows us new things, right in front of us, if we are in His presence.