Cultivating a Whole Heart For God

Are you wanting a change in your life? There was a time in my life when I desperately wanted a change. Maybe that’s where you are today…

A changed life begins by seeking truth. Truth is found in the Bible. When I began to seek the truth of God’s Word, my life began to change. It turns . . . → Read More: Cultivating a Whole Heart For God

Why Did Jesus Come?

Our Lord did not come to teach us to walk in righteousness, although we are commanded to obey His laws and commands.  He did not come to take on His kingship, although he is King of Kings.  He did not come to bring peace, for His very presence caused strife and brought death.

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Order Your Steps

Following a trail during a hiking trip can lead to out of the way locations. Opportunities abound to see some amazing sites. Standing on a high mountain looking out over a valley is truly a delight. But while looking outward at the expanse, it’s also imperative to look downward, because it could be you’re standing on . . . → Read More: Order Your Steps

God Gave His Word

We all need encouragement! The best place to find the best sort of encouragement is in the Bible. God gave us His Word to help us get through life. Reading the Bible helps me make sure my words, thoughts, and actions are acceptable to God. Scripture keeps me focused on my goal of being . . . → Read More: God Gave His Word

Choose Jesus Sooner Rather Than Later

“I love them that love me; and those that seek me early shall find me.” Proverbs 8:17

In Proverbs 8:17 the author encourages the reader to love and seek wisdom early.  Why?  It’s easier to learn new things before bad habits are established. Fewer mistakes will be made. Less energy is wasted trying to figure out life . . . → Read More: Choose Jesus Sooner Rather Than Later

New Post on Relate Magazine!

Relate Magazine for teens just posted my newest devotion article called “Let God Be Your Giant Slayer” !

The young David slaying the giant Goliath is a favorite, well-known Bible story. Using this story, I offer some thoughts on what God is looking for in a “giant slayer”. He wants someone after His own . . . → Read More: New Post on Relate Magazine!

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Becoming An Encourager

It is so annoying when people just say things without thinking. I know I am annoyed with myself when I do it! Words just pop out that I really wasn’t expecting to say. Where do these words come from? Thoughts! I don’t know who is more surprised, me or the one my words were aimed at.  . . . → Read More: Becoming An Encourager

Remembering…

Memorial Day is the day we recognize those who died in the service of our country. We don’t know all their stories, but we do know that each one was known by God. God is the creator of each one, and is the one who mapped out their lives. Some followed His will and His . . . → Read More: Remembering…