Love Came Down Once – And Love Will Come Down Again!

Love Came Down Once – And Love Will Come Down Again! As we celebrate Christmas and Jesus’ birth, we must not just look back at that day and that event.  We must look forward to when Jesus will come again.  We need to understand the purpose of his birth, his suffering and death, and hisContinue reading “Love Came Down Once – And Love Will Come Down Again!”

What Child Is This?

To know Him is to LOVE Him! Praise and honor to the The Father, Jesus Christ The Son, and Holy Spirit. “This makes Jesus the guarantor of a better covenant. The former priests were many in number, because they were prevented by death from continuing in office, but he holds his priesthood permanently, because heContinue reading “What Child Is This?”

God’s Plan is at Work – He Hears Our Prayers – It’s a Time of Trusting and Waiting!

How is God’s plan working today?  Sometimes it’s easy to wonder in all this evil and chaos that we are experiencing.   Especially since we know that God is a God of order.  We can see that for ourselves just through God’s creation of the heavens and earth and everything in it.  For God created everythingContinue reading “God’s Plan is at Work – He Hears Our Prayers – It’s a Time of Trusting and Waiting!”

God is Sovereign – Take Refuge in Him!

We can take comfort in God’s word here in Isaiah.  God is Sovereign!  Knowing this we can be courageous and take refuge in him! “No weapon that is formed against thee shall prosper; and every tongue that shall rise against thee in judgment thou shalt condemn. This is the heritage of the servants of theContinue reading “God is Sovereign – Take Refuge in Him!”

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?”

These Three Words – “I Am Guilty”

I’ve said the three words, have you? I AM GUILTY? For I have sinned. If any are convinced that “good enough” will achieve eternity with God, then certainly hear how Paster John shares God’s truth from the Bible to clarify exactly what “good enough” looks like to see if God’s standards of good enough haveContinue reading “These Three Words – “I Am Guilty””

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”

He Is Risen

Death, where is your victory? Death, where is your sting? The symbol of our faith is not a wooden cross. What Jesus accomplished on the cross is life changing and absolutely amazing! This brings me such JOY! Here’s the thing, if that is where the story ended on that cross, then our faith would beContinue reading “He Is Risen”

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”