Month: January 2020

Success?

Would you consider yourself successful in life up to this point?  Have you achieved the goals you’ve set for yourself?  What goals have you set for the future?  If people are completely honest, most of their definitions of “success” will

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It Lives!

No stone was left unturned in early efforts to kill the message Jesus came to share.  At the hour of His birth, Satan pushed Herod to have Him killed.  Eventually Satan succeeded in murdering Jesus, but that very murder played

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Lost Supervisor?

“But doesn’t the Bible say….?   I hear this question a lot, and generally it’s not because people are completely ignorant of Biblical teachings, but rather than they have taken them out of context.  Sure, the Bible says lots of things

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Welcome!

A lot of seemingly “good deeds” are done across this globe by all kinds of people, serving all types of “gods.”. What makes Christians different (and I know that many other religions would claim this) is that we serve the

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Turning?

Many people tell me they’ve just done too many bad things in their life for God to forgive them.  They’ll insist they don’t deserve forgiveness or even have the right to ask for it.  Believe it or not, this is

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Just One Thing

Can you think of just one thing that is keeping you away from serving God more fully?  Can you think of just one thing that is holding you back from giving God more of you?  Even the prospect of change

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Life 101?

When you were young did your mother ever count to ten before scolding you? Have you ever heard the saying “Don’t punish your children when you’re angry.” The biblical references abound, but I find this one particularly telling. When Jesus

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God’s Character?

When people are trying to rationalize their sinful actions they can come up with an amazing array of excuses for what they do. The Bible is chocked full of examples of people rationalizing things like serving other gods, having sex

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As Much As We Allow?

Many people tell me they just don’t know much about God.  They’ve “believed” in Him, they’ll admit… but frankly, they’ve never had any real encounter.  It’s God’s fault in the minds of the spiritually blind.  “Hey, He’s God… if He

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Drive… But By What?

When you have a tough decision to make, where do you go first?  Most people go to friends, or memories of advice from television shows or magazine articles.  For the Christian, these are not viable options unless they are biblically

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