Pray and Watch

“Continue steadfastly in prayer, being watchful in it with thanksgiving. At the same time, pray also for us, that God may open to us a...

How Long?

“How long will you go limping between two different opinions?” is the way Elijah begins his short message on Mount Carmel. (1 Kings...

Do Not Sin

“We shall not find any ground for complaint against this Daniel unless we find it in connection with the law of his God” (Daniel 6.5) Oh,...

Our Faithful Care

A truly beautiful thing it is, to watch pent-up godly desire spring out of people when their hearts are pricked by melodious lyrics....

Will Not. Will TOO!

From time to time you will encounter people who purport to know something about the Bible. With Texas passing their anti-abortion bill I...

TMW Jesus Saved Israel

Hey, you remember that time when Jesus saved the Israelites from Egypt? No? “Now I want to remind you, although you once fully knew it,...

Heartfelt Hallelujah

Romans ends with and awesome doxology: “Now to Him- to the only wise God be glory forevermore through Jesus Christ! Amen.” (Romans...

With What?

“With what shall I come before the LORD, and bow myself before the God on high?” (Micah 6.6a) Meditate on this with me for a moment. And...

Christians: The Next Generation

Joshua died at 110 years of age and was buried. “And all that generation also were gathered to their fathers. And there arose another...

Worthy to be Praised

“I love you, O LORD, my strength. The LORD is my rock and my fortress and my deliverer, my God, my rock, in whom I take refuge, my...

What Do I Still Lack?

In Matthew 19.16-22 we can read of a man coming to Jesus and asking Him what he should do to attain eternal life. After some discourse...

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...