Scriptural

The Things We Do

I wanted to accept this blame only on myself but I have a feeling that it applies to many of you as well. One of my favorite writers of all time is the Apostle Paul who wrote several chapters of the New Testament in the Holy Bible. In the book of Romans the seventh chapter,…

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The Narrow Gates and Wide Roads

“Enter through the narrow gate. For wide is the gate and broad is the road that leads to destruction, and many enter through it. But small is the gate and narrow is the road that leads to life, and only a few find it.” – Matthew 7:13-14 – NIV These are the (red letter) words…

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He was in the world with us

He was in the world with us, but the world did not recognize Him Written on April 10, 2020 – Good Friday It often bothers me that our Lord was right here on earth with us, and apparently even those who were closest to Him did not realize exactly who He was. How could this…

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We are never alone… never ever.

We are never alone… never, ever… when you are with God. The thought came to me that when you are in God you couldn’t possibly be alone because the totality of God is in you. The only issue with that is we usually do not sense the totality of God because no mind can conceive…

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Rivers of Living Waters

There are times when the Lord will give me a Word straight out of the Holy Scriptures where I needed to transfer out into the world in order to write it. But, there are other times when the situations and circumstances of life will run me into the Word where the storage bins are kept.…

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Spiritual Warfare

I hesitate to write about this subject because in doing so I would expect to be attacked almost immediately. It is because of my spiritual maturity that makes me more of a target and the fact that I continue to write, publish and post spiritual essays that has the ability to reach people and sway…

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Through the Eyes of God

Most believers have heard of the phrase: “What would Jesus do?” There is even an acronym that we have adopted, WWJD that makes it quick. The point is to try to imagine what Jesus would do in any given situation that one faces in life. Since we believe Christ was the only human on earth…

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When bad things happen

As you go through life you will notice that both good and bad things happen. No one is immune to the forces of life itself. Even with the best of planning you can’t predict exactly when or what life will unfold. But one thing is certain; you will have to find a way of dealing…

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Faith, Hope & Love

I wanted to write about what hope means to us, but when I started reflecting upon a passage that Paul mentions to the Corinthians, faith, hope and love appear to be intertwined. They go together is an odd kind of way. “For now we see only a reflection as in a mirror; then we shall see…

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Spiritual Warfare

There are many things in this life we must face that are unpleasant. Unfortunately when it rains, it rains on the righteous and the unrighteous. When we experience calamities such as earthquakes, floods, fierce storms and the like, the good must suffer along with the wicked. That is the nature of the natural world and…

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