YOU BET YOUR LIFE

  There was a television show called, “You Bet Your Life”   It ran for some ten years between 1950 – 1961.  A contestant would talk with Groucho Mark for several minutes.  Then, the contestant would chose quiz questions from a category they had selected.  If they answered them correctly, they won money. This is exactly what we […]

DYING FOR JESUS

  Importance is given to a scriptural truth when all three gospel writers refer to it.  It is recorded in Matthew 10:38, Mark 8:34, Luke 9:23, and again in Luke 14:27.  In each of these references Jesus is talking about His followers bearing a cross.  The issue is not “if” Jesus disciples are to bear […]

JESUS CALMS THE STORMS

  One of my most memorable experiences was riding in a boat on the Sea of Galilee.  This Sea is where most of Jesus’ public life was spent.  The Sea of Gailee is of an oval or pear-shape, about thirteen miles long, six wide and 150 feet deep.  It is a beautiful body of water.  However, it is […]

UNFOLDING THE ROSE

You may have heard this poem before but it has such a beautiful message, I want to share it with you.                  “Unfolding The Rose” “It is only a tiny rosebud, a flower of God’s design; But I cannot unfold the petals with these clumsy hands of mine.   The secret of unfolding flowers is not […]