P_R_A_Y

Prayer. Such a simple yet complex thing. On one hand, when it boils down to it, you’re just talking to someone. On the other hand, that...

Hand Raising

“In your name I will lift up my hands” is, in part, the fourth verse of the 63rd psalm, and it describes how prayer and praise is carried...

Because of Me

All of the saved are thus due to their acceptance and interaction with the blood of Christ. Prior to receiving the free gift of...

Some Good In You

Jehoshaphat the king of Judah returned in safety to his house in Jerusalem. But Jehu the son of Hanani the seer went out to meet him and...

Forgiveness- A Difficult Yoke

There are two competing ideas about how difficult it is to be a Christian. The first is that “My yoke is easy, and My burden is light”...

Roasted Veggies

Enslaved to serve king Nebuchadnezzar, Daniel finds himself slightly favored because of his good looks and intelligence (a burden with...

Friend

It is a cold early April night. Guards have come to arrest your friend, a man you believe to be God’s Messiah. You have been trying for...

No, You Won't

I very nearly titled this article, “As For Me”. But, in reading Joshua 24 something different stood out, taking my attention. The chapter...

Hymn Lining

“In the 1840’s not many pioneer churches were blessed with [a great song leader]. Actually few churches had song leaders, and the singing...

Some Island

In Acts 27 we begin reading of a storm during a sea voyage. in verse 13 there is smooth sailing, but the next verse says a storm arose...

Prophets Painting Pallor

In Ezekiel 13, God has a message for Ezekiel to deliver to false prophets. The chapter opens with God’s exposition to the son of man,...

Give'm Heaven

A preacher/elder/mentor/brother/friend of mine uses a phrase that I really love, “Give’m Heaven”. For a bit of context; I speak with my...

Nagan

Once upon a time, there lived a great king. He was the first king of his order and his kingdom was growing. The king conquered many of...

Sweet Sleep

“He’s going to sleep good tonight!” My memory of this phrase is when a guy looks at a child playing to the fullest. Running around;...

Found- A Preacher to Suit All

At last, the perfect preacher has been found. After hundreds of years, a model preacher has been found to suit everyone. He preaches...

Two Princes

With the passing of Prince Philip, I offer my condolences to the British empire. Politics aside- God rules in the kingdoms of mankind,...

Psalm 131

A beautiful psalm is written by David for the children of God to sing on the way to worship Him. I get the sense that David sees all the...

FH-13 & Rain

Perhaps my mother should shoulder the blame for my infatuation with thunderstorms. Most people do not seem to share my love for...

Knife to the Throat

“When you sit down to eat with a ruler, observe carefully what is before you, and put a knife to your throat if you are given to...

Intentions

Have you ever had one of those days where you just can’t seem to accomplish anything you are trying to do? Or, where everything you touch...