Discipleship seems to be the buzz word in many Christian circles these days. Discipleship is simply following Jesus and having a relationship with Him. A relationship that is of faith, hope, love which really all equal obedience. Take any of these from this divine equation and we have nothing. What is a relationship with Jesus … Continue reading January 25th, Discipleship
Happy New Year to all of you. As we begin 2019 I had some thoughts to share with you tonight that came to me during my evening prayer. God's love for you. God's love for all of us. It's impossible for us as finite human beings to contemplate the magnitude of God's existence for us … Continue reading January 1st, Happy New Year
I once heard a story or fable that described Heaven and Hell. Both of which were nearly identical. Hell was described as a giant lavish feast. All of those who were in hell were seated at the banquet tables, but did not have any arms or feet. Only their torso remained. Heaven was described similarly. … Continue reading December 16th, Staring at a fork in Hell
So the other night, I was reading a Winnie The Pooh book to my 4 year old daughter. He wanted to think, and was going to his favorite thinking spot. Pooh say down and started to say, "Think, think, think". Hold on to that thought for a minute. Wednesday night we were sitting around the … Continue reading December 14th
“You have heard that it was said, ‘You shall not commit adultery.’ But I say to you, everyone who looks at a woman with lust has already committed adultery with her in his heart. If your right eye causes you to sin, tear it out and throw it away. It is better for you to lose … Continue reading Matthew 5: 27-30 I am an adulterer.
“You have heard that it was said to your ancestors, ‘You shall not kill; and whoever kills will be liable to judgment.' But I say to you, whoever is angry with his brother will be liable to judgment, and whoever says to his brother, ‘Raqa,’ will be answerable to the Sanhedrin, and whoever says, ‘You … Continue reading Matthew 5:21-22 “You have heard that it was said to your ancestors, ‘You shall not kill; and whoever kills will be liable to judgment.’ But I say to you, whoever is angry with his brother will be liable to judgment, and whoever says to his brother, ‘Raqa,’ will be answerable to the Sanhedrin, and whoever says, ‘You fool,’ will be liable to fiery Gehenna.
Christmas is coming! As the song says, "It's the most wonderful time of the year". It's the time of the year when for many, we can put aside some of our petty differences and share some "Christmas cheer" with people around us. We seem to be a little bit more generous in donating to worth … Continue reading December 5th, Tis the Season and here’s a reason.