The Power of Truth

  “And don’t say anything you don’t mean. This counsel is embedded deep in our traditions. You only make things worse when you lay down a smoke screen of pious talk, saying, ‘I’ll pray for you,’ and never doing it, or saying, ‘God be with you,’ and not meaning...

Superheroes are not always Super

  Simon Peter said to him, “Lord, where are you going?” Jesus answered him, “Where I am going you cannot follow me now, but you will follow afterward.” Peter said to him, “Lord, why can I not follow you now? I will lay down my life for you.” Jesus answered, “Will...

Spiritual Food

  Please read Matthew 4: 1 – 11 Key verse: “ ‘Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word that comes from the mouth of God.’ ” Matthew 4: 4; ESV Like most people, I enjoy a good meal. I love to cook and prepare food that hopefully others will enjoy. I...

Living Beyond Our “Expiration Date”

  So teach us to number our days that we may get a heart of wisdom. Psalm 90:12 Lately, there have been a great deal of products that contain an expiration date; a date where said product is believed to no longer be good. They come in such labels as “Best Used...

Depression and the Bible

  When the righteous cry for help, the Lord hears and delivers them out of all their troubles. The Lord is near to the brokenhearted and saves the crushed in spirit. Many are the afflictions of the righteous, but the Lord delivers him out of them all. Psalm 34:...