May 30, 2021
What might it take for us to regain the deep sense of love and trust shared by our ancestors in the faith? How might we once again bask in the rich blessing of having fellow sojourners walking with us through thick and thin? What might God need to do to bring it about?
January 17, 2021
The Scriptures, not to mention all of history, are replete with stories of the unconquerable being conquered, the invincible being taken down, the haughty being humbled, and the boastful made to eat their words.
January 5, 2020
Jesus Christ has made us alive, given us reason to live, and unending reasons to live out our lives for Him. Hand-in-hand and with mercies new, let’s remain strong and press on for the honor and glory of His name.
February 10, 2019
Have you ever been to your wits end? The pits of despair? Ever been to a ‘God-please-don’t-leave-me-here’ place?! Warning, such places are part of the normal Christian life…
October 21, 2018
Our Lord’s steadfast love, His unceasing mercies, and His ever so great faithfulness cannot help but create gratitude in our hearts–especially when we realize they’re totally undeserved. When gratitude becomes an epidemic it cannot help but inundate those round about us.
May 20, 2018
The most frequently repeated prayer in the Bible was “Lord have mercy.” In every case, God/Jesus answered the prayer, granting mercy to the repentant sinner. But, this prayer is not a magic formula…
March 5, 2017
Pride, selfishness, double mindedness, and imprudence would lead Hezekiah to make some unwise decisions that would negatively impact his nation’s future. At the age of thirty-eight or thirty-nine, Hezekiah found himself on his deathbed…
May 29, 2016
While Jesus was on the earth, he was, actively, the Light of the World. When he left the earth, he commissioned his followers, his church, to be the light of the world. Believers shine the light by doing justice, loving mercy, and walking humbly with their God.
April 12, 2015
Psalm 143 is a lament, another worship song of desperation from a man crushed in spirit and surrounded by enemies. A song like this could not have been sung well without tears. Perhaps you’ve been there?
February 22, 2015
King David sinned greatly against God, and Psalm 51 is his cry for mercy and forgiveness, a broken man with a genuinely repentant heart. Psalm 51 should be bookmarked by all Christians as we all need to own it.