I have been trying to consider this one simple statement. I admit, it’s easier to love inward, but it’s far better to love outward. That is where the world is changed.
Who is Jesus and why do Christians celebrate his death on the cross as “Good” Friday?
And I am not foolish enough to worship the creation, but I am wise enough to worship the Creator who shows Himself to the created in the creation. And oh, how my soul sings with gratitude for this very reflection…
Backwards Living: The more I think of me, the less happy I feel. The more I think I deserve this, then I realize I also deserve that too! The more I think of my own wants, the less I think of others. It’s a vicious cycle, isn’t it?
Who are you in the Christmas Story? What character from the infamous story do you see yourself as?
The book of Luke tells of Jesus’ birth in great detail. After Mary gives birth to Jesus and lays him in the manger, the story moves onto the shepherds in the field, saying: “That night there were shepherds staying in the fields nearby, guarding their flocks of sheep. Suddenly, an angel of the Lord appearedContinue reading “The Miracle of the Shepherds”
A look at the traditional gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh and what they mean, as well as what we today can give.
God is the God of the universe, He can handle your anger. Go ahead and tell Him. Tell Him why you’re angry. Tell Him why you feel betrayed. Tell Him why your upset and let Him work through that. You will never resolve anything by hiding the truth from God.
Offer the Other Cheek? Why would Jesus tell us to do that when someone has slapped us already? How can we understand what Jesus teaches us about being insulted?
Creation. Humans. Forgiveness. The Cross. None of these things had to happen, so why did they?
Alcohol affects millions of lives, but we were not meant to live in bondage. We have the power to overcome the damage in our own lives from alcoholism, resting in the knowledge of God’s love and grace.
You can trust in Jesus Christ to take your sins and burdens, including mental and physical hurts.. because he already did on the cross.
How can we submit to political leaders in these uncertain times full of political turmoil?
Reflections from 20 to 30 on how much God can change a heart!
A sermon on John 15:1-15 and a back story behind it.
Can Women Preach? A look at the 2 Timothy verse that many have thought says otherwise.