The Love and Compassion of Christmas

You can tell how much love and compassion a person has for you by just how far they will come to help you in your suffering and despair. So, think about this: God came all the way from His throne in perfect heaven where there was no sin, to this world of darkness, sin, andContinue reading “The Love and Compassion of Christmas”

Will God Be Your Eternal Loving Father Or Your Judge?

Each of us has a relationship with God whether we recognize it or not. God created each of us and He has total control over us and our lives. What’s amazing though, is that he gave us free will to make decisions and choices. Check out Luke 23: 32-43 The criminals on the cross besideContinue reading “Will God Be Your Eternal Loving Father Or Your Judge?”

Do The Fruits In Your Life Reveal Your Identity In Christ Jesus?

As a Christian, one who has placed their faith in the saving redemption through Jesus’ death on the cross, what do you think of when you consider fruit your life produces? The Bible tells us that the fruit in your life can reveal your identity in Christ Jesus. Basically I always considered things like actsContinue reading “Do The Fruits In Your Life Reveal Your Identity In Christ Jesus?”

Common Questions About Creation

As I was looking for a way to stay productive during the COVID-19 epidemic, and to prepare for additional quiet time over the next few months, I decided to spend some extra quality time in the Bible.  I ordered a couple of study guides online and one of them touched on the first book ofContinue reading “Common Questions About Creation”

Prayer and Meditation COVID-19

Just to clarify a few things…. I see a lot of focus on taking time out to meditate today due to the COVID-19 situation and I want to do my part to clarify how to use prayer and meditation to communicate with God. I see lots of words tossed around on social media and IContinue reading “Prayer and Meditation COVID-19”

Solitude and Prayer

I was reminded again today while studying in the book of Mark that Jesus was such a great role model for us to follow as he prioritized and demonstrated his essential need for solitude and time for prayer to be in communication with God the Father.   Many times this resulted in Jesus just sending theContinue reading “Solitude and Prayer”

A gift beyond belief

Did you ever want to go to a show but the performance ticket price was way beyond your means?  Well, in a large town the most powerful man wanted all the citizens to have the ability to attend, so he bought all the tickets and sent a flyer to every citizen to tell them theyContinue reading “A gift beyond belief”

Don’t overthink it; just believe!

Easter is here!  For me it is always a time to remember the crucifixion and death of Christ; the time when God sent his Son Jesus Christ to die for our sins.  For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish butContinue reading “Don’t overthink it; just believe!”

The Trinity (with focus on the Holy Spirit)

I believe that in my Christian upbringing and studies, I did not realize until recently that I completely did not grasp the relevancy of the Holy Spirit in my life!  And now that I have this understanding I have experienced more JOY and PEACE and less fear and anxiety beyond belief.  So I decided toContinue reading “The Trinity (with focus on the Holy Spirit)”