Suffering

In Randy Alcorn’s book “If God is Good”, he discusses faith in the midst of suffering and evil. He talks about primary evil which are the immoral things (sin) we do. God hates them. He also talks about the secondary evil which are the consequences we suffer from our sin. We hate them. God allows…

It’s Getting Tough Out There

For Christians (and all of us really) the world is getting a tougher place to be. In the  shootings in Oregon awhile back, the shooter asked those in the room if they were Christians. Those that stood up and claimed their allegiance to Christ, were shot. The shooter had isolated himself from the world and…

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Pharisee or Tax Collector – You Choose

In Luke 18 Jesus tells a story of two men. One was a Pharisee and the other a tax collector. One represented the world we live in and the other represented the life Jesus wants us to live. Let me reference the Scripture and then let’s take a journey to find out where we live.…

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Do I Have To?

How is your marriage going? Now I am not talking about your honeymoon. We guys could walk through our honeymoons of life blind folded and get it right. I am talking about several years down the road. When the newness has worn off. When you both are working, have some kids, money is short, and…

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Fearless

My grandson loves super heroes. In fact, I think he has talked about them for so long now, that he has become one! He would dive into anything or anyone at a moments notice. Fearless is the word that comes to mind. But when he spends the night with me and it becomes bedtime, he…

Sharing A Great Read With You

Powerful Promises For The Discouraged Every once in a while something comes across our computer screens that every single one of us needs to read.  I think this is one of those. Enjoy.    

The Promised Land

Over the last month I have been studying the first 5 books of the Bible. It has me thinking a lot about The Promised Land. The Promised Land should be important to you and I. After soaking in the knowledge from these books, I realize that The Promised Land is even more important to God.…