Category Archives: Jesus

Passing the Test

Dear brothers and sisters, when troubles come your way, consider it an opportunity for great joy. For you know that when your faith is tested, your endurance has a chance to grow. So let it grow, for when your endurance … Continue reading

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Thinking For A CHANGE

Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewal of your mind, that by testing you may discern what is the will of God, what is good and acceptable and perfect. – Romans 12:2 Following my … Continue reading

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Enemies of the Soul

“No, in all these things we are more than conquerors through him who loved us.”  – Romans 8:37 When I was about ten years old, growing up in Bossier City, LA., we had a family which lived on our street … Continue reading

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A Song In The Night

Yet they don’t ask, ‘Where is God my Creator, the one who gives songs in the night? – Job 35:10 Sunday, a week ago in our early morning service which Karen and I attend, about twenty minutes into the worship … Continue reading

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For Such a Time as This

“…Who can say but that God has brought you into the palace for just such a time as this?” Esther 4:14 I love the story of Esther. To me it speaks such volumes about purpose in our lives. If you’re … Continue reading

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The Greatest Sermon

“I have been crucified with Christ. It is no longer I who live, but Christ who lives in me. And the life I now live in the flesh I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me … Continue reading

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The Forgotten Jesus

Fix these words of mine in your hearts and minds; tie them as symbols on your hands and bind them on your foreheads. Teach them to your children, talking about them when you sit at home and when you walk … Continue reading

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Asleep in The Light

For once you were full of darkness, but now you have light from the Lord. So live as people of light! – Ephesians 5:8 There I was, nestled ever so comfortably beneath the covers of my cozy warm bed with … Continue reading

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Coming HOME for the Holidays

“The Prodigal” by artist Ron DiCianni So he got up and went to his father.“But while he was still a long way off, his father saw him and was filled with compassion for him; he ran to his son, threw … Continue reading

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The Son Became a Child

For to us a child is born, to us a son is given, and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace. – Isaiah 9:6 In this … Continue reading

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