I never really thought much about it, until now. But, tonight was a really lonely night for Jesus. We love to talk about the cross, but at least His mother was there, and John showed up for that. But, what about the loneliness of Thursday. What a weird night that was. Many denominations typically have … More The Night Jesus Social Distanced
Here is a Motivational Monday thought for anyone seeking to be an influence for God’s glory. photo credit: christianitytoday.com “A River reaches places which its source never knows.” ————- Oswald Chamber “My Utmost for His Highest” (Entry for September 6th) There are 260 chapters in the New Testament. You go to work … More Motivational Monday (Oswald Chambers)
I have finally had enough. I am tired. I am tired of getting frustrated and angry and trying to discern if my anger is righteous like that of Christ turning over the tables in the temple on those who profit monetarily and with notoriety of false teaching, or if it is sinful. Most of the … More Revelation E1 “Why Us?” 1:1-3 (Theological Thursday)
Well, that title should get some people to click. No, it wasn’t just a clever title, designed to irritate faithful charismatic or prosperity minded believers. It wasn’t just a title that will attract some of those who oppose the faith to join in on heated discussions between believers about if God does, can or will … More Blessed With Depression (Topical Tuesday – Depression)
I stood in the George Bush Presidential Library and looked at all of the history of George W. Bush’s presidency. I looked at gifts that were given, and pictures of their dogs. There were countless interesting facts and pictures. There is even a recreated Oval Office where you can sit at the desk and act … More The Day Everything Changed! Christ Encounter In The Body and Blood
3-2-1! Happy New Year! Couples kiss, promises are made and the air is filled with hope. For some it is about leaving a bad year behind. The bad year was filled with loss and bad memories, or even tragedy. For others a new year that will further the progress of the last would be great. … More The Word for 2018 is ……….
See Also Hurry Up and Wait! Acts 1:1-11 (ESV) The Promise of the Holy Spirit 1 In the first book, O Theophilus, I have dealt with all that Jesus began to do and teach, 2 until the day when he was taken up, after he had given commands through the Holy Spirit to the apostles whom he … More Hurry Up and Wait Part 2
Acts 1:1-11 (ESV) The Promise of the Holy Spirit 1 In the first book, O Theophilus, I have dealt with all that Jesus began to do and teach, 2 until the day when he was taken up, after he had given commands through the Holy Spirit to the apostles whom he had chosen. 3 He presented himself alive … More Hurry Up and Wait!
Did God Really Say Part 2 Creating God in my Own Image Is it true that we all have to give up something to follow Jesus? I think it is. When I think about what Jesus did for me, the cross and the resurrection, I ponder a Jesus who is a finisher. He said, … More Did God Really Say Part 2 Creating God in My Own Image
The Sign of Jonah 38 Then some of the Pharisees and teachers of the law said to him, “Teacher, we want to see a sign from you.” 39 He answered, “A wicked and adulterous generation asks for a sign! But none will be given it except the sign of the prophet Jonah. 40 For as Jonah was three … More Give Me A Sign!