LISTENING

“Listen to me for a day, an hour, a moment. Lest I expire in my terrible wilderness, my lonely silence. O God, is there no one to listen.” I want to share with you some material that I have used in teaching on the subject of “Listening.”   God gave us two ears and one tongue […]

WONDERFUL

What one word would you use to describe Jesus?  Oh, there would be lots of adjectives to speak of Him. The one I would use would be what Isaiah wrote:  “For to us a child is born, to us a son is given: and the government will be on his shoulders: and his name shall be called […]

BROKEN

The word ‘broken’ usually brings a negative image to our minds … a broken toy, a broken car, a broken computer, a broken fingernail, and even a broken glass hurricane shade.  But ‘brokenness’ before God has an entirely different meaning … and a very positive result. When difficulties come to us and our life feels […]

LOVE IS A VERB

On many occasions I have listened to an eloquent speaker and heard him rise to the heights of oratory and have thought, “How I wish I could preach like that man.”  How often I have listened to a learned man and said, “I wish I were that well educated.”  How often I have seen heroic […]