3 WAYS TO KNOW IF YOUR FAITH IS AUTHENTIC AND MEANINGFUL

  How do you define your Christian faith?  Is it by religious performances such as going to church, putting some money in the offering plate, reading your Bible occasionally (or every day), saying your prayers before going to bed?  Is it by things you don’t do, such as wearing certain… Read more3 WAYS TO KNOW IF YOUR FAITH IS AUTHENTIC AND MEANINGFUL

THE TRAGEDY OF THE RICH YOUNG RULER

  His question was sincere and to the point, “How do I access the eternal realities of life?” Jesus’ answer shook him to the core. “Sell everything. Give the money to the poor. Come follow Me.” The young man counted the cost, turned and walked away sorrowful. Therein lies the… Read moreTHE TRAGEDY OF THE RICH YOUNG RULER

THE CULTURE OF BLESSING

  Among Christians, Abraham is known for his unwavering faith. In Jewish tradition, however, Abraham is known for his culture of blessing. What is a culture of blessing and is it related to faith? God called Abraham to leave country, home and family to follow where He would lead on… Read moreTHE CULTURE OF BLESSING

My son, My daughter, (5)

OUT OF CHAOS   My son, My daughter, In the beginning, I looked and all I could see was a vast empty space of nothingness. The earth was without form and void—an utterly shapeless, barren mass—and a pall of darkness hung like a death-shroud over the primordial waters. I am… Read moreMy son, My daughter, (5)

My son, My daughter, (4)

  My son, My daughter, There is but one moment between your past and your future—the PRESENT! It is a moment of decision; your choice shapes your future. Let go of your past, it does not define your destiny. Get up, press into the amazing future I have prepared for… Read moreMy son, My daughter, (4)

My Son, My Daughter (3)

  My son, my daughter, Before I spoke the Universe into existence, I chose YOU. I imagined what the world would be like because YOU are alive. I scanned the vast expanse of time, saw how history would unfold, and then determined the exact time, place and circumstances into which… Read moreMy Son, My Daughter (3)