The Positive Side of Persecution

Have you watched the movie “Soul Surfer” about Bethany Hamilton? Bethany lost her arm in a shark attack, and thought that she would lose her dream of surfing professionally, but with God’s help and her determination, she continued to surf. People love a true story, and they flocked to hear hers. Who doesn’t want to […]

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How God Handles Broken

At my home church, 1st Sunday usually means that we will be serving communion. We eat the bread, which represents Jesus’s body that was broken. We drink the wine (or grape juice) which represents His blood which was shed for us. We are reminded to look inward at our heart attitude as we remember that […]

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Hunting Loose Ends

What does it take to be prepared for hard times? Is it possible to know that when tests come, we will do more than survive? That we can actually thrive? When being bombarded by new cultural norms, how do we keep from being swept away? How do we filter all of the information and opinions […]

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Cuz I Made a Mistake!

Guess what? I made a mistake in my last post. I stated that 11 of 12 tribes stopped serving Rehoboam, son of Solomon. I read what the Lord said to Solomon: “I will not tear away all the kingdom, but I will give one tribe to your son for the sake of My servant David […]

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On Rabbit-trail, Research, and Reason

I really didn’t intend to write again today, but something happened that compels me to follow up on a possible rabbit-trail resulting from yesterday’s post, “Do You Know that God is Real?“ I included a song, called “Honey in the Rock,” that included an interview at the end. The interview explained the scriptural foundation of […]

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