A Word About The Word
January 28th, 2023
“The Bible is a harbor where I can drop my anchor, feeling certain that it will hold.” (C.H. Spurgeon)The Word of God for a Christian means this: You can believe it and build your life on it. Also, yo...
Prepare to Take Flight
January 21st, 2023
“Those who wait on the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint” (Isaiah 40:31).Author L.B. Cowan shares t...
The Greatest Ability
January 14th, 2023
One day Jesus was walking along on his way to Jerusalem when two blind men began yelling at him. The Bible says, “Two blind men shouted ‘Lord, have mercy on us!’ Jesus stopped and called them, ‘What d...
Choose Faith Over Fear
January 7th, 2023
“In that day you will say…‘Surely God is my salvation; I will trust and not be afraid’” (Isaiah 12:1-2). Isaiah is writing: One day this is what you will say…What is he talking about? Well, Isaiah, th...
Christmas Reminds Us
December 24th, 2022
Today is Christmas Eve and so our thoughts naturally return to the first Christmas day. In a small town called Bethlehem a baby was born, wrapped in swaddling clothes, and laid in a manger. Shepherds ...
Walking on Egg Shells
December 17th, 2022
I got stuck on I-95 about a week and a half ago. That was a lot of fun. It seems there was an incident/accident involving a crane, which jammed up traffic and turned a section of the infamous highway ...
If Christ Had Not Come
December 10th, 2022
I have enjoyed reading, over the years, the devotionals from missionary L.B. Cowman in her book Streams in the Desert. I want to share a Christmas selection from this book, first published in 1925, th...
The Fullness of Time Has Come
December 3rd, 2022
It’s December and it is now time for us to turn our thoughts to Christmas… Our Church Advent Season begins this Sunday, December 4, in worship. So let’s think about it today—“When the fullness of time...
November 26th, 2022
After thanksgiving, we have some leftovers in our house. How about you? I also have something left-over I want to say today to you. Now that Thanksgiving is over, what should we do? I would suggest th...
What You Can Find Everywhere
November 19th, 2022
Matthew Henry (1672-1714) is known today for his great devotional commentary, but he should be remembered, as well, for his great life of faith. For instance, he provides us a superb example of gratit...
Do Not Fret
November 5th, 2022
“Do not fret…” (Psalm 37:1).The psalmist here uses the little word fret; this is a word we should not forget. Let’s think about it. If you learned to play a guitar, you know what a fret is. A fret is ...
The Problem May Be...
October 29th, 2022
I read a story about a young Wall Street broker who had fallen in love with a woman that he had been dating. He was financially set and was wary of anyone with whom he might share a relationship. He w...