What is Greatness?

07/22/2024

Henry was only six years old and loved to tend the garden with his mother. He worked hard and as he became a teenager was tending a garden of almost four acres. Henry used the family horse to work his growing garden and made deliveries with the horse and a small wagon. He had many customers and …

Purchase the Things of God

07/19/2024

There are those who live in this world that have the notion that because they go to church and are good and do helpful or kind things, they are OK with God.  I believe there are many, many people with this outlook on life. The Bible tells the story of a person like this, a man named Simon who began …

The Key to Everything

07/17/2024

It can change their world. It can for sure change you. It’s not an old family secret or a formula that has to have everything right before it works. It has no boundaries; it can happen at any moment from any place. It has the ability to turn people’s lives around and can go anywhere at any time. …

Do You Prepare the Way?

07/16/2024

There are 2 lines in Matthew 3 that are spoken of in the Bible that should be told by everyone who really is a Christian. The lines say, “Prepare the way of the Lord and make His paths straight.” This is not even a suggestion for those who call themselves Christian. It is a command.  But how many …

A Name Used Loosely

07/08/2024

If a person who says they are a Christian is really a Christian, they will make an effort to get to know Jesus, which comes by reading the Bible. Without making God’s Word a major part of your life when it is available, who you think you are might be what you are not. Too many people use the term …

Can God Count on You?

07/03/2024

There are and will always be levels of decisions we will have to make - some decisions so serious that the rest of our lives and the lives of others will hinge on our answer. Such was that of our 33rd President, Harry Truman. This man had to make some of the most heart-wrenching decisions ever made …

There Must Be Humility

07/02/2024

Because of the horrible effects of war on this nation, President Abraham Lincoln called for a national day of fasting March 30, 1863. The following are portions of the proclamation. “Whereas it is the duty of nations as well as of men to own their independence upon the overruling power of God, to …

Wealth

07/01/2024

There are many ideas on wealth, whether they come from a Christian or non-Christian point of view. Money speaks loudly into everyone’s life, whether they have a lot or not much.  Life is not about how much wealth you have but what you do with what you have. Some folks are blessed and make much in a …

It may look good, but…

06/28/2024

Everyone has been given a place in this world to make some kind of an effect- a difference, an impact- on others. And some people have been given levels of authority to affect a lot of people. These people, the Bible says, will have a strict judgment leveled at them because they’re able to affect …

What Can Jesus Do?

06/27/2024

Some people think of Heaven as a place of peace, and it is. As a person reaches their mature years, they begin to ponder and wonder more often about this place the Bible calls Heaven. However, to experience the wonderful peace of Heaven, we need to arrive there first. Some folks believe they are …

(Page 1 of 16)