I have heard a lot of Christians saying that,even though they are vulnerable to severe illnesses if they caught covid19, they are going to show their faith by not taking precautions,by hugging friends at church and not wearing a mask. Is it a sin to wear a mask? Have we been asked to wear them … Continue reading Faith vs. Presumption/ Hubris
On vacation I saw a tourist with a shirt that read, “Jesus loves you but I ‘m his favorite!” I loved it because it spoke to me. I even bought the T shirt and wore it. How do you react to the thought? Deep in my heart I tend to feel the opposite, that God … Continue reading Jesus ‘ Favorite?
I did this blog twice and it disappeared. I guess that is a good metaphor for how I feel these days. After 21 years my work decided that they no longer needed me. My natural response? Feel worthless, hurt, review all the things that I thought they should have been more grateful for, be a … Continue reading ONLY What’s Done For Christ Will Last!
Why is it that when the team is winning, they take the credit, but when they lose it is the coaches fault? The worst possible thing that can happen to people is comfort and ease while they happily sin. Read the Bible, every time God comes through and brings victory and prosperity; the people respond … Continue reading WHY DOES GOD ALLOW COVID19?
Who I am: I am a child of God who loves to go to the Bible and ask the question, "If these things be so, what manner of person ought I then to be? God has designed me with a "So then, what?" brain. Then, to help me find and share answers, I was saved … Continue reading Welcome!
I Corinthians 12: "Those who seem to be the least are much more necessary. For the apostle Paul to be used by God he has to remember that "in him dwelleth no good thing". The Touch of the Masters Hand Twas battered and scarred, and the auctioneerthought it scarcely worth his while to waste much … Continue reading FEEL WORTHLESS–GOOD
A poem based on I John 3:19=21 The tempter whispers in my heart You sure you even made a start? You never do the things you should, You never do what Jesus would! You are a mess! A hopeless case! The very worst of Adam's race! Yes, in God's race, no point to run, Just … Continue reading MY OPINION DOESN’T COUNT
God, I know you love me Because your name is love. And, in your love, you acted and left your home above. Your blood poured out to cleanse me and make me pure within. You are the greatest giver, gave me freedom from my sin. When I was still your enemy you chased me down … Continue reading PHILEO friend of God
PRACTICAL means acting as if truth is true! 2 Peter 3 10But the day of the Lord will come as a thief in the night; in the which the heavens shall pass away with a great noise, and the elements shall melt with fervent heat, the earth also and the works that are therein shall … Continue reading BE RADICALLY PRACTICAL
We have all heard the saying, "when life gives you lemons, make lemonade." As people of faith, this actually makes sense. The world wants me to take God's gifts for granted, find fault with my reality, compare with the illusion of other's reality and wish my reality would just magically change. / Faith suggests that … Continue reading A POSITIVE SPIN