Have you thought about the Why? Why so much gun violence? More accurately, why so much violence? Entering Wal-Mart yesterday, the greeter said to me, “I have to stand here worrying if some crazy will be walking through the door shooting.” Government officials and the media blame the violence on guns. But there must be … More Ask yourself, WHY!
God’s Love, Power, and Compassion are magnified in Acts chapters 9 and 10 which illustrate the lengths to which God will go to save sinners and display His gracious, patience longsuffering with man’s stubbornness. These chapters introduce a change in God’s dealings with mankind, a new dispensation or administration. Now, through Jesus Christ, God reaches … More God’s Love and Compassion!
Be AWESONE!Despite the stress each day holds in store for each of us, stay positive. Being awesome comes from without ourselves. It is a gift of God’s Holy Spirit which indwells each believer in Christ. In Galatians 5:22-23 Paul lists nine of these gifts. I like to think of them as if they are fruit … More Attitude is Everything: Be Positive – Be Awesome!
Acts 9 is the conversion and commissioning of Saul (Paul), and Acts 10 is Peter’s preparation and encounter with Cornelius and his family, Gentiles. 1Timothy 1:15 says, “Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners.” Thesetwo chapters magnify the Love, Power, and Compassion of our God. They illustrate the lengths to which He will … More The Love and Compassion of our Longsuffering God
A guy named Anonymous once said that our lives may be the only gospel some people will ever see. This week I haven’t been much of an example. My evil twin dropped in for an unexpected and unwelcomed visit. The two of us never get along. We have no tolerance for, much less anything good … More “No Greater Love . . .”