LIVING SACRIFICES

  A good example of a living sacrifice is Eric Henry Liddell, who was portrayed in the 1981 film, “Chariots of Fire.”  His true athletic talent was running. He participated in the 1924 Olympic Games held in Paris. He was favored to win the celebrated 100-meter sprint.  However, months ahead of the games, Liddell discovered that […]

THE RICH AND FOOLISH

  Jesus said, “Watch out. Be on your guard against all kinds of greed; a man’s life does not consist in the abundance of his possessions.”  Luke 12:15 Do we believe what Jesus said?  Our lips say ‘yes’ but our actions deny it.  It is a blow to our value system.    Jesus continued by […]

REFINING PROCESS

  The story is told of a group of women that met for Bible Study.  While studying the book of Malachi, chapter three, they came across verse three which says: “He will sit as a refiner and purifier of silver.”  This verse puzzled the women and they wondered how this statement applied to the character […]

CHRISTMAS GREETINGS

GOD KNEW OUR GREATEST NEED “If our greatest need had been information God would have sent us an educator.   If our greatest need had been technology God would have sent us a scientist. If our greatest need had been money God would have sent us an economist. If our greatest need had been pleasure God […]

LIFE IN A JAR

  The name “Irena Sendlerowa” was mostly unknown in 1999. In the Fall of that year, a rural Kansas teacher encouraged four students to work on a history project which would complement their classroom motto: “He who changes one person, changes the world entire.”   She gave them a clipping from a March 1994 issue of […]