Monthly Archives: May 2022

THE WAR

LET’S GO OVER WHAT WE KNOW… Jesus has already won the war with Satan.  Jesus went to hell and back again, running into battle on Satan’s turf, and defeated our foe—all for us.  Jesus did this for those who repent … Continue reading

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GOD’S TWO—LAST CALL?

The life we live is either before Jesus or after Jesus.  Before Jesus, we think life is all up to us because that is what a world without Jesus tells us.  “It’s all up to you”, the world teaches.  “Pull … Continue reading

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THE TESTIMONY

What do you believe about angels?  Messengers of God?  Created to carry out His work?  Are they like us?  Do they have a testimony about God to deliver to us?  More than sixty references to angels are made in Revelation. … Continue reading

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NO CHANGE OF HEART

What will take for you to see that what you are doing is destroying you?  How many times have we ask that of a loved one who has an addiction in one form or another? A dear friend of mine … Continue reading

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WHEN HEAVEN FELL SILENT

My grandsons are in band.  We have gone to concerts, marching band competitions on football fields and watched them in parades.  We are joined by other spectators who watch as the students look intently, “all eyes on me”, for the … Continue reading

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THERE’S NO CRYING!

I confess.  I enjoy the movie, “League of Their Own”.  One of the best quotes, and there are several, “There’s no crying in baseball!”, said by the male coach who does not have it all together and does not understand … Continue reading

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ENOUGH!

When we were kids, we pushed the limits of our parents’ patience as a daily activity.  It seemed to be our job.  We did it without thinking or planning, strategizing or scheming.  That’s what life is to be a kid.  … Continue reading

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MULTI-DIMENSIONAL ACT OF WORSHIP!

“The Bible ends with a flourish: vision and son, doom and deliverance, terror and triumph.  The rush of color and sound, images and energy, leaves us reeling.  But if we persist through the initial confusion and read on, we begin … Continue reading

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THE OPEN DOOR TO PURE WORSHIP

We worship when gathered as believers of Jesus in many ways.  We sing, dance, pray out loud, raise our hands or bow humbly.  We sing songs of praise or old hymns of teaching.  When our worship not for us but … Continue reading

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LEARNING FROM OTHER’S STORIES

When my older cousin messed up, I learned not to do what he did because I saw what it did in him and the consequences that came to him.  Growing up, as a child who watched people intently, I learned … Continue reading

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