Tag: Faith

Some People Choose Evil

Some People Choose Evil  The Lord will rescue me from every evil threat and will bring me safe to his heavenly kingdom. To him be glory forever and ever. Amen. (2 Timothy 4:18) Recently, I was having a conversation with a friend about their difficult family situation. They explained that several close relatives have chosen

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The Foreboding Silence of Good Friday 

Good Friday Yet it was our pain that he bore, our sufferings he endured. We thought of him as stricken, struck down by God and afflicted, But he was pierced for our sins, crushed for our iniquity. He bore the punishment that makes us whole, by his wounds we were healed. We had all gone

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Truth Matters, Tone Matters, Words Matter

Truth Matters, Tone Matters, Words Matter If I speak in human and angelic tongues but do not have love, I am a resounding gong or a clashing cymbal. (1 Corinthians 13:1) A friend sent me this meme via text. I believe it provides great direction and is worthy of further exploration. Today’s world of social

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True Friendship 

True Friendship  Pleasant speech multiplies friends, and gracious lips, friendly greetings.  Let those who are friendly to you be many, but one in a thousand your confidant.  When you gain friends, gain them through testing, and do not be quick to trust them.  For there are friends when it suits them, but they will not

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Mary, The Mother of God: Our Guide to Christ 

The angel Gabriel was sent from God to a town of Galilee called Nazareth, to a virgin betrothed to a man named Joseph, of the house of David, and the virgin’s name was Mary. And coming to her, he said, “Hail, full of grace! The Lord is with you.” But she was greatly troubled at

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“You Are My Beloved Son”

And a voice came from the heavens, “You are my beloved Son; with you I am well pleased.” (Mark 1:11)  In this Divine revelation Jesus is revealed to us as our God, Lord and our loving brother.  How profound is it that God the Father claims us as His children and Jesus is our brother?!

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Humility – The Path to Heaven 

“The greatest among you must be your servant. Whoever exalts himself will be humbled; but whoever humbles himself will be exalted.” (Matthew 23:11-12) Pray Lord, King of Kings, Creator of all, Dash my pride on the rocks of life. Humble shall I walk into Your place of rest. Lord, help me change the world by

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