HOW CAN WE BECOME LOVING?

  When you study the life of the Apostle Paul, you learn theology, the study of God.  When you look at the life of James, you learn ethics, practical Christianity.  But, if you want to learn of love, you must look at the life of the Apostle John.  Of all the twelve Apostles, there were […]

WHAT IS GOD DOING?

I believe that God is alive and well, but what is He doing?  Please know that I am not capable to answer this question adequately.  I cannot fathom the work of God.  But, I think it is worthy of our consideration.  In fact, I want to make at least four suggestions as to what God is […]

CLAY FEET

“There is a medieval saying you may have heard: “God draws straight lines with crooked sticks.”   Have you noticed how candid the Bible is about its heroes? It doesn’t whitewash the flaws and foibles of its characters. Abraham is not only the Father of All Who Believe but the scared rabbit who puts his […]

POINT PEOPLE TO JESUS

  John, the baptizer, immerser, has been called a ‘first century hippie.’  He looked the part with his long hair and uncombed beard. He wore a rough coat of camel’s hair with a leather belt around his waist and open sandals on his feet.  He dropped out of normal society, joined a commune and lived […]

IF THERE SHOULD BE TIME NO LONGER

  Are these words by Shakespeare the truth and nothing but the truth? “Life is but a walking shadow; a poor player that struts and frets his hour upon the stage, and then is heard no more.  It is a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, signifying nothing.” These words of […]