My Hope is in Jesus

While looking at a painting of Jesus, done by a young girl named Akiane, entitled "Prince of Peace: The Resurrection," I considered standing before Him and a myriad of thoughts ran through my mind.His eyes in this painting are piercing, and while His facial expression is very stern, I can see deep understanding with total confidentiality, immense comfort, wisdom, mercy, true friendship with long

God Knew Sin’s Damage, Sabbath Day is the Salve

God knew that in a world full of overworked minds and bodies damaged by sin, our tendency as humans would be to further our own selfish interests at just about any cost. He knew we would need a regular opportunity for spiritual growth and to refocus on things of eternal importance. Thus, the Sabbath is a divinely approved opportunity ---- indeed, it's a divine decree---- to break away from the...

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God’s Will Is Abundance

John 3:16 - "For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life." The greatest gift giver Who has ever been, or ever will be, is God The Father. Every good and perfect gift comes from The Father of lights (Jam 1:17). He is El Shaddai, The all sufficient God Who is more than enough. God doesn't do anything...

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I'm Not Crossing That River

Two hillbillies, Rufus and Clarence had been enemies for years. All that separated them was a wide river. For years each man would go down to the bank and yell at each other promising that if they could swim they would swim the river and give the other beating. One year the Army Corps of Engineers built a bridge over the river. Rufus' wife said, "Enough is enough, I have listened to these threats...

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Wanted: Men that are Godly Fathers, Husbands

Stupid, lazy, slob; that does nothing but watch sports on TV, drinks beer, and whistles at scantly clad women. That's the image portrayed in your average sit-com these days of a father and husband. It is sad, and it is shameful. Fatherhood is a God given position of honor, responsibility, and leadership. It is a position of authority, guidance, protection, and provision. Our society has done it's...

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