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

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…

TAKE HOLD OF COURAGE

A compelling Bible principle found in several Old Testament verses says: “be strong and of a good courage”. I find those words particularly encouraging in such a tumultuous world.

World turmoil is not new, and certainly not unique. However, when it involves Christians, it is time to take note because it means Christianity is under attack. So . . . → Read More: TAKE HOLD OF COURAGE

Seven Steps to Resolving Conflict

Holiday times often bring reminders of conflicts past. Sometimes these conflicts are never resolved, resulting in damaged relationships and even broken relationships. The holidays when families come together to celebrate are often tense, strained, and usually unpleasant because of past conflicts. This year with these seven steps from Proverbs on how to resolve conflict, there is . . . → Read More: Seven Steps to Resolving Conflict