Will You Be an Elijah?

We read in 1 Kings 19:19, “Elijah went over to [Elisha] and threw his cloak across his shoulders and then walked away.”  Elisha did not ask Elijah to be his […]

The Holy Spirit

Jesus told His disciples on the night of His betrayal that He was going away but would send His Holy Spirit to them.  We read in John 16:7, “Nevertheless, I […]

Changed by Grace

Has your life been changed because of God’s amazing grace?  I have seen countless people dramatically changed as a result of experiencing God’s grace. The Bible records the changed lives […]

Tempted

Most of us struggle with some temptation.  What is the area in your life that you are most tempted?  “The magazine Discipleship Journal asked its readers to rank the areas […]

Setting Anger Aside

Do you ever have trouble with anger?  When someone has wronged you, do you struggle to forgive them?  In what is surely one of the most tender scenes in all […]

Pillar and Buttress of Truth

Mary Lefkowitz, a professor emerita of Classical Studies at Wellesley College wrote in a New York Times Book Review: “The notion that there are many truths might seem well suited […]

All Things New

I want us to reflect on a profound thought!  God is able to reverse all of the events in our lives and bring new order to them.  Is that not […]

Compassion

We read in Matthew 9:36, “When [Jesus] saw the crowds, he had compassion for them, because they were harassed and helpless, like sheep without a shepherd.”  When Jesus saw the […]

Think About These Things!

What is on your mind?  What do you think about most often?  In Philippians 4:8, the Apostle Paul exhorts us to develop a Christian thought life.  Os Guinness, the English […]

Pillar and Buttress of Truth

Our culture is filled with a multitude of organizations.  Civic organizations and social clubs are numerous.  Unfortunately, many see the church as one more such organization.  For them the church […]