Cry Babies

“The rabble with them began to crave other food, and again the Israelites started wailing and said, “If only we had meat to eat!  We remember the fish we ate in Egypt at no cost—also the cucumbers, melons, leeks, onions and garlic.  But now we have lost our appetite; we never see anything […]

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Hunger Satisfied

“We have much to say about this, but it is hard to make it clear to you because you no longer try to understand.  In fact, though by this time you ought to be teachers, you need someone to teach you the elementary truths of God’s word all over again. You […]

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Pen and Paper

Paul in one of his letters to the Philippians wrote: Grace and peace to you from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.  I thank my God every time I remember you.  In all my prayers for all of you, I always pray with joy  because of your partnership in the gospel from […]

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The Gift of Mother’s

“Honor your father and your mother, so that you may live long in the land the Lord your God is giving you.” Exodus 20:12 Today would have been my mom’s eighty-fifth birthday. She died much too soon and yet I believe in God’s timing. Hearing so many stories about Mother’s Day and the excitement […]

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The Best Witness

“And he said unto them, Go ye into all the world, and preach the gospel to every creature.” Mark 16:15 Let’s face it, when it comes to matters of faith there are some hard questions unbelievers seek answers. Before giving a response you might begin by asking yourself “what do […]

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Comfort for God’s People

“Comfort, comfort my people, says your God.  Speak tenderly to Jerusalem, and proclaim to her that her hard service has been completed, that her sin has been paid for, that she has received from the Lord’s hand double for all her sins.” Isaiah 40:1-2 They were taken into captivity for seventy years. It was a […]

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Made by Him

“For we are his workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works,” Ephesians 2:10a Several years ago Rick Warren wrote a book entitled, “The Purpose Driven Life”. But before Rick Warren there was, Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob, King David, Solomon, Jeremiah, and Isaiah, John, Peter, and Paul. Each have either asked or echoed […]

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Unshakeable Faith

“Now when Daniel learned that the decree had been published, he went home to his upstairs room where the windows opened toward Jerusalem. Three times a day he got down on his knees and prayed, giving thanks to his God, just as he had done before.” Daniel 6:10 Daily routines are helpful […]

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Happy Hour

It’s the end of the week and a time to pull away from the rigors of the work week to rest, rejuvenate regroup, refresh, and renew. Whether you’re getting caught up on housework, completing long overdue tasks, preparing for the week ahead, it’s clear you need a day of rest. […]

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Day of Prayer

“If my people, which are called by my name, shall humble themselves, and pray, and seek my face, and turn from their wicked ways; then will I hear from heaven, and will forgive their sin, and will heal their land.” 2 Chronicles 7:14 The first Thursday in May is designated […]

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