• SPIRITUAL WISDOM

    One thing that grieves me as a Christian is seeing on television someone who is beautiful, or is a great baseball player, or who had made a fortune in business, or who has made the winning goal in an important soccer game or who is a great actor or actress interviewed about how to conduct […]

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  • WHO IS THIS MAN?

      What is Christ like?  How would you describe Christ’s character?  If we are being transformed into Christ’ likeness, then we have to look at what Christ was like.  What is his character into which we are being transformed? 2 Corinthians 3:18  And we, who with unveiled faces all reflect the Lord’s glory, are being […]

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  • PEACE

      Jesus seemed never to be ruffled.  No matter what happened to him, he is recorded as having perfect peace.  Even when crowds surrounded him and there arose great opposition to him and his teaching, he was not afraid, he didn’t allow circumstances to throw him off, and he was able to face even his […]

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  • STUMBLING IN DEEP DARKNESS

    Proverbs 4:18, 19  The path of the righteous is like the first gleam of dawn, shining ever brighter till the full light of day. But the way of the wicked is like deep darkness; they do not know what makes them stumble. Have you ever driven into an unknown campground at night and set up […]

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  • GOD-SIZED LOVE

        Matthew 22:35-40  One of them, an expert in the law, tested him with this question:  “Teacher, which is the greatest commandment in the Law?”  Jesus replied: “’Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind.’  This is the first and greatest commandment.  And […]

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  • HOW’S YOUR SOIL?

    So, you made a New Year’s resolution that you weren’t going to get angry with your children. Your resolution lasted a few days, then the youngest got surly with you and mouthed off and you got angry. You wonder why good intentions and New Year’s resolutions aren’t enough to produce lasting and deep change in […]

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