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True Love

I drew a line in the sand. “Enough is enough. Today, you have to choose between me and him.” And so at the ripe old age of fifteen I already felt I was entitled to the exclusive affection of the girl I was “in love” with. I would not tolerate any competition. Forced to choose, […]

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Guess Who’s Mad About You

I grew up hearing sermons that portrayed God as mad with sinners. I heard over and over again how God was pouring out His wrath upon people and nations. They blamed God for every natural disaster. They said he was angry with people for their wicked ways. They felt it was their duty to let […]

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Why Are You So Fearful?

When a terrible storm threatened to sink their boat on the Sea of Galilee, Jesus’ disciples panicked. Feeling they were going to drown while Jesus slept, they awakened Him with a rebuke, “Teacher, don’t you care that we perish?” Jesus arose. Taking control of the Sea and charge of the Wind, He opened His mouth […]

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Favor Beyond Measure

Listen to these words found in Ephesians 1:7-8. “To the praise of the glory of His grace, which He freely bestowed on us in the Beloved. In Him we have redemption through His blood, the forgiveness of our trespasses, according to the riches of His grace which He lavished on us.”. God has “lavished” His […]

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Does God Have Amnesia?

Amnesia is defined as the loss of memory, either completely or partially, due to some underlying cause, such as brain injury or shock. I’ve recently been studying the life of Samson in the book of Judges. I am not impressed. I see very few signs that he took his call from God seriously. He is […]

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Does God Have Amnesia?

Amnesia is defined as the loss of memory, either completely or partially, due to some underlying cause, such as brain injury or shock. I’ve recently been studying the life of Samson in the book of Judges. I am not impressed. I see very few signs that he took his call from God seriously. He is […]

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The Best News You’ve Ever Heard

Have I got good news for you! The first covenant God made was with Adam as the covenant representative of the human race. It was a covenant of works. In essence, God said to Adam, if you will keep my laws, I will bless you and your posterity with life and happiness. But if not, […]

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