I profit from reading the blog, “Red Letter Believers.”  David Rupert on March 30, 2015 wrote an article on “Napping in Gethsemane.”  It caught my attention and I want to share some of his and my thoughts with you. The Good News given by Matthew, Mark and Luke tell of Jesus agony in the Garden of Gethsemane.  […]


A statement spoken by Jesus many times was “Arise, and be not afraid.”  The Master spoke these words on the Mount of Transfiguration to His three friends: Peter, John and James.  These are the words of Jesus to the disciples on the deck of a storm tossed ship, “It is I be not afraid.”  Again, to […]


How surprising that there is one gift better than all others.  This gift anyone and everyone can have. Paul shows in the 13th chapter of First Corinthians that LOVE is superior to all extraordinary gifts.  Why?  Because love is the way to avoid division.  Division was a problem in the early church just as it […]