Daddy’s Empty Chair

  A man’s daughter had asked the local minister to come and pray with her father.  When the minister arrived, he found the man lying in bed with his head propped up on two pillows.  An empty chair sat beside his bed.  The minister asked about the empty chair.  “Oh yeah, the chair,” said the […]


What one word would you use to describe Jesus?  Oh, there would be lots of adjectives to speak of Him. The one I would use would be what Isaiah wrote:  “For to us a child is born, to us a son is given: and the government will be on his shoulders: and his name shall be called […]

Love Is A Verb

On many occasions I have listened to an eloquent speaker and heard him rise to the heights of oratory and have thought, “How I wish I could preach like that man.”  How often I have listened to a learned man and said, “I wish I were that well educated.”  How often I have seen heroic […]

“Why Are You Running?”

  This Biblical story concerning King David and his son, Absalom, is recorded in 2 Samuel the 18th chapter.  Absalom warred against his father trying to take the Kingdom.  A showdown came between the army of King David and Absalom’s forces in the forest of Ephraim.  Absalom realized that he will be defeated and tries […]