“PLOUGHING A STRAIGHT FURROW”

Jesus said, “No one who puts his hand to the plow and looks back is fit for service in the Kingdom of God.”  Luke 9:62 Lewis Foster tells of cultivating corn for the  last time before it becomes too tall for the tractor to pass over the top of the stalks.  He said, “when you […]

CALL THE FOREMAN

“In a certain textile factory the instructions over one machine read:  “If the threads get tangled, send for the foreman.” One day as a new employee worked at the machine, the threads did become tangled.  She worked diligently for a few minutes trying to untangle the twisted threads, but her efforts only compounded the problem.  […]

“BUT”

There is a little word in the Bible that carries a great meaning.  That word is, “BUT”. We use this word in our everyday conversation all the time.  Such as:  “I love you honey, but–”  “I agree we should absolutely try this, but–” “I know I said that we would do that, but–” We even […]

“BEHOLD THE MAN”

“And when He was come into Jerusalem, all the city was moved, saying, “Who Is This?”  All the people in Jerusalem asked concerning Jesus, “Who is this?” and all the world has asked this about Jesus ever since. Governor Pontius Pilate after arresting Him, had Him beaten half to death.  The soldiers had placed a crown […]

WHAT THEN?

“When the plants of our great cities have turned out their last finished work; When merchants have sold their last yard of silk and dismissed their last tired clerk; When the banks have raked in their last dollar and paid the last dividend; When the judge of the earth says, “Close up for the night,” […]