Adopting Liz and Ben was one of the most exciting events in my life!  They were always a blessing in my life from the time I first met them, but […]

Fully Committed

Recent surveys indicate that a large percentage of Americans who consider themselves to be Christians have not translated that “profession” into worshipping, committed members of Christ’s Church.  There are too […]

Set Free

Have you ever felt trapped by an old image or someone’s false opinion of you, or some addiction or lifestyle?  Is anything in your life holding you back?  Do you […]

Rooted in Christ

Do you ever feel powerless in your walk with the Lord?  Much of the time we live powerless lives because we don’t focus on whose we are IN Christ and […]

No More

We read in Revelation 21:5, “Behold, I am making all things new.”  Earlier in v. 4 we read, “[God] will wipe away every tear from their eyes, and death shall […]

The Jesus-Life

It had been about thirty years since the resurrection of Jesus Christ when the Apostle Paul wrote his letter to the Philippians.  The early Christians had been discovering the Jesus-life […]

Following Instructions

This Sunday is Palm Sunday when we remember Jesus’ triumphal entry into Jerusalem.  As we look back at that event, we read in Matthew 21 that as Jesus and his […]

God Is With Us

How many of you have ever felt alone?  Most of us have experienced times of loneliness – sometimes even in the midst of being surrounded by other people.  People from […]

Abiding in Jesus Christ

Jesus calls us to abide in Him in John 15.  But what does it mean practically to abide in Jesus?  I would suggest two principles that show us the meaning […]

Remembering God’s Wondrous Acts

Two elderly women at a church in Kentucky were discussing the problems of growing older.  One of the ladies commented, “The worst thing about getting older is when your memory […]