Month: April 2019

No More Darkness!

Imagine a world without pain, suffering, injustice or evil and you’ll be imagining a world without darkness.  The Bible tells us that such a day will come for Christ followers.  There will still be darkness, but it will be reserved

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Rewards?

What are you up to these days?  What is the pursuit of your life?  Does each day bring a new thing to try?  Does the joy in your life seem to ebb with the exhilaration of new things to do,

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Death?

Death is not something I’m looking forward to, but not because I’m afraid of it.  I guess I wouldn’t wish to go in a painful way, but leaving this life means joining my Savior in heaven.  We all know unless

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Disowned?

As you walk through your day today, will people know you are a Christ follower?  Are you proud of your position with Jesus, or are you keeping it a secret from everyone except your church friends?  Being real about your

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Trading Barbs!

We live in a hard world.  Or, as some have called it, a “dog eat dog world.”   As the oldest child in my family, I was the first to go to school.  It didn’t take long to learn that the

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It’s Too Dark!

Just for a moment, imagine yourself in total darkness.  Maybe you awoke from a dream but it’s like you are still dreaming–there is absolutely no light available and you cannot see even your own hands.  You don’t know what happened,

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Good Friday?

Good Friday? It wound up being good for us, because His blood was shed for the redemption of our sins. “Good,” would not be the way anyone who endured it would describe it.  In honor of our celebration of Good

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An Empty Tomb?

I always enjoy Easter.  Not the “bunny” or any of that stuff mind you, but the celebration of Jesus rising from the dead.  What an awesome feeling it is to realize death has been defeated, Satan is a liar, and

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God In A Box?

I’ve heard a lot of Bible studies and sermons where people are warned about living a faith where they keep God in a box.  It’s basically a warning against compartmentalizing our lives in such a way that God is only

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Maturity?

How long have you been a Christian?  A few days?  A few months?  A few years?  A decade or two?  No matter how long it’s been, if you haven’t spent any time in God’s Word, you may still be a

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