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...
The Lady in the Poor House
October 22nd, 2022
Charles Spurgeon, great English pastor of the 19th century, wrote about his visit to a woman who lived in what he called “the poor house.” She asked for a pastoral visit because she was requesting the...
Parable of the Flight Attendant
October 15th, 2022
Once there was a Flight Attendant who was finally able to fly to Europe for a long-awaited vacation. Because of her position, she was allowed to fly first class without any cost to her. However, in fl...
October 8th, 2022
“To him…to the only God our Savior be glory, majesty, power and authority, through Jesus Christ our Lord, before all ages, now and forevermore! Amen” (Jude 24-25).God has so constructed us that we fee...
A Lesson From a Furry Friend
October 1st, 2022
I don’t mind saying—this past Sunday was strange at Church (to say the least). If you were here, you know what I am talking about. The first thing that happened before early church is that a dear mem...
Some Things Need to be Perfect
September 24th, 2022
There is a funny story I like about a businessman who flew from Chicago to sunny Miami. His wife was scheduled to fly down and meet him the next day. As he was checking in the hotel, he used the lobby...
September 17th, 2022
I read the story about a soldier who went off to war while his family awaited his return for the longest time. Finally, they received word of his return, safe and sound, to the U.S. They were overjoye...