LIFT JESUS UP

  John the baptizer saw Jesus coming toward him and he turned to his disciples and said, “Look, the Lamb of God, who takes away the sin of the world.”  John 1:29   John pointed away from himself to Jesus, whom He exalts.  Again, John stated: “He must become greater; I must become less.”  Other translations […]

THE BLACK SOX SCANDAL

  Joann and I recently watched the movie, “Eight Men Out.” There is also a book by Eliot Asinof concerning this scandal.  We enjoy baseball so we we were intrigued by this show.  The Black Sox Scandal took place in October of 1919 during the World Series games.  Eight members of the Chicago White Sox were banned […]

LIVING FULLY ALIVE

  Ken Davis has a blog which I enjoy reading.  He has published a book, due out in July, entitled; “Fully Alive.”  In his book he writes about William Whiting Borden.   This remarkable young man was the grandson of Gail Borden, the millionaire businessman and inventor of evaporated milk.  William grew up in a world […]

BATTLE OF THE MIND

  “You may not be what you think you are, but you are what you think.”   Jesus said it, “As a man thinks in his heart (mind) so is he.” Proverbs 7:23 KJV   May I confess to you that I believe it is becoming increasingly difficult to be spiritually strong. Our culture has a […]

WHERE COULD I GO?

  I read this article “Fire On The Mountain” in Red Letter Believers blog recently and thought, this would make a good devotional.   We all are very aware of the terrible destruction that the fires in Colorado have caused. Some statistics that I found are: at least 34,600 residents have been evacuated from their homes, […]