“Brother, if anyone is caught in any transgression, you who are spiritual should restore him in a spirit of gentleness. Keep watch on yourself, lest you too be tempted.” Galatians 6:1 As you know, I attend a home-based church. It’s small, and we’re talking about growing. We spent a year to see if we could … Continue reading 2020-08-03 Protecting Our Charge
“In that night God appeared to Solomon, and said to him, ‘Ask what I shall give you.’” 2 Chronicles 1:7 We’ve all heard the story of the genie in the bottle with the three wishes. How many of us would have asked for more wishes? Have you ever really considered this? What might you ask … Continue reading Forever and Ever. Amen.
“for we cannot but speak of what we have seen and heard.” Acts 4:20 All this coronavirus stuff has everyone scratching heads. I’m hearing more Christians wonder about verses regarding obeying authorities. Whatever side or whatever topic, it’s pretty common to think we need rules and obey them, unless the rules go against our grain. … Continue reading 2020-07-30 Change of Mind
“Then in his joy he goes and sells all that he had and buys that field.” Matthew 13:44 I write a lot about salvation. It fascinates me. You see, I was one of those who had lightning bolt experience. I had a defining millisecond of time that separated the man I used to be from … Continue reading 2020-07-27 Thank You.
“so that what is mortal may be swallowed up by life.” 2 Corinthians 5:4 It looks like Minnesota is about to go through lockdown again in reaction to increasing numbers of coronavirus cases. Everyone has an opinion on this, it would seem. Melissa commented this morning about how people are so afraid of dying. She’s … Continue reading 2020-07-23 Our Big Scam.
“…not an iota, not a dot…” Matthew 5:18 If you have read this blog for any length of time, you will know that I am no fan of the Episcopal church. Why? Because they twist/ignore scripture to suit their own agenda, often for hideously wicked causes such as abortion and homosexuality. It’s no wonder since … Continue reading 2020-07-22 An Evil King
“Just so, I tell you, there is joy before the angels of God over one sinner that repents.” Luke 14:24 There are lots of interesting things in the bible that leave me scratching my head. Apparently, that is true as well for the angels. They are perplexed by the gospel just as we are. I’m … Continue reading 2020-07-21 Angels Long To Look
“ – a three-fold cord is not quickly broken.” Ecclesiastes 4:12 It’s been awhile since my last post. Good reason because Melissa and I were married on the 11th. It was a wonderful day and week that followed. We have been dating three years and are very excited for our new lives together. God has … Continue reading 2020-07-20 A Three-Fold Cord
“Husbands, love your wives, as Christ loved the church, and gave himself up for her,” Ephesians 5:25 I want to spend some time on this well-known section of scripture, but first I want to point out a verse: Ephesians 5:28 In the same way husbands should love their wives as their own bodies. He who … Continue reading 2020-07-10 On Marriage.
“’Fool! This night your soul is required of you,” Luke 12:20 People drop dead every day. Sometimes close to us; sometimes far away. The world is in a lockdown because of the coronavirus. Why? Because of fear of death. What’s interesting is that this disease has everyone much more shook up than any other form … Continue reading 2020-07-09 Get Fired Up!