COVID-19. Coronavirus. These words have sparked fear into American culture and around the world. Toilet paper has been scarce, supplies have been more scarce, and some businesses are changing their models. People are worried about paying bills, children out of school, and how to get back to normal life. Yet, I believe that even though… Continue reading This is Not a Time for Fear but for Faith
There is much grief in our world. Many of us carry around the anguish of having lost someone close to our hearts. There are questions that loom about death and what comes in the "after life." The Bible tells us that there is something after death. And as it is appointed unto men once to… Continue reading What Happens When a Christian Dies?
One day a young boy offered his lunch of five loaves and two fishes. God used that little bit of food to feed a multitude. On another occasion, the Lord was given some fish and seven loaves, He used that small amount to feed four thousand people. Little is much when God is in it.… Continue reading Little is Much when God is in It
Grace is one of the most beautiful words I have ever known. It is because of grace that I am saved. It is because of grace that my sin is gone. It is because of grace that I can serve the Lord. Everything I am, all that I have, and all that I shall become… Continue reading Because of Grace
The story of Ruth is one of the most beautiful in the Bible. It gives such a clear picture of the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ. There are many truths that will help us grow. Meditate sometime on the kinsman redeemer, handfuls of purpose, or the fields of grace. There are many things we… Continue reading Stubborn about the Right Things
What does it mean to be a member of a church? Keep in mind that I am purposely drawing a distinction between attending a church(es) as a guest/visitor and joining a church as a member. I believe there is a severe lack of value placed on church membership. Do you agree? That statement is based… Continue reading Five Responsibilities of Every Church Member