The Blood of JesusThe only blood that will give you everlasting strength, today and into eternity, is the blood that Jesus shed for you on the cruel cross at Calvary.No matter how low you get or how weak you feel, find your strength in Jesus and his sacrifice for you.At your lowest, stop and remember [...]
The Usual It's that time of year and we are more determined than ever to transform our bodies and bank accounts. Smart marketers know this. We are inundated with special offers for gym memberships and invitations to join down lines selling products guaranteed to make us wealthier and our prospects healthier. Is There More? But [...]
Do you realize that God didn’t have to allow women to be included in the written record of his Word? God is sovereign and the Bible is his creation. Yet he chose to include the stories and concerns of women in it. That tells us something important about the heart of God. Read more in [...]
What are you looking for? Peace, love, money, power? None of these will satisfy the way a relationship with God will. Not hearing from God? Does he seem distant? Go hard after him with all your heart. Don’t let your focus and loyalty be divided. Persevere in seeking him. Seek first God, his Kingdom and [...]
Make a commitment to the Lord, to bring him honor and glory in all that you do. Commit to him your obedience. He will guide you in the way you should go.
Psalm 90:12 has something to teach us about time. As we start the new year, it is good to consider time and how we use it. God, who created time and lives outside of it, is eternal. We, in contrast, are given finite lives here on earth. Moses in this Psalm prays and asks God [...]
Here we are at the beginning of a new calendar year. Another January. What is it about starting a new year that makes us want to resolve to do something differently, to become someone new? The truth is, we are always looking to remake ourselves. We have habits we try to break and activities we [...]
In him was life, and that life was the light of all mankind. The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it. John 1:4-5 Are Life and Light Needed? As a baby laying in a manger in a barn, was Jesus really the Light and Life of the entire world? Weren't [...]
Through him all things were made; without him nothing was made that has been made. John 1:3 When you think of Jesus, you may not immediately think of the Creator of the universe. Yet, John in his Gospel established Jesus’ identity as absolute Creator. As John described Jesus’ role in Creation, his readers would think [...]
Humble Mary, servant of the Most High God, gave birth to the long-awaited Savior of the world, Jesus. Take time to celebrate and remember the birth of our blessed Savior this Christmas season.