The Tug-Of-War Prize

“let us draw near with a sincere heart in full assurance of faith, having our hearts sprinkled clearn from an evil conscience and our bodies washed with pure water.  Let us hold fast the confession of our hope without wavering, for He who promised is faithful; and let us consider how to encourage one another … More The Tug-Of-War Prize

The Greatest Name

How many times do you hear people swearing like this,  “Mohammad!  I can’t believe that happened!”    “Allah!  What are you doing?”   “Oh, Buddah!  That hurt!” or even the powerful adversary, “Oh Satan!  Quit that!”  Or, even the silliness of this,  “What in Bill’s name are you thinking?” You won’t ever hear a swear … More The Greatest Name

Mind The Gap

A few years back, my mom, daughter, and I visited London, England.  One of the unique things about London is their subway system, the Tube.  While waiting on the platform to get onto the subway, there are very distinctive signs saying, “Mind The Gap,” and if that isn’t enough, a British female announcer continuously reminds those … More Mind The Gap

Can I Ask God?

Is it okay to ask God “Why me?  Why now?  What are You doing?” So, you’re going through problems!  No one is exempt.  You ask yourself ‘Why is this happening to me?”  So, will God get mad if you ask Him ‘Why?’  We’ll look to King David (I & II Samuel, I Kings) for answers…  … More Can I Ask God?

6 Days of Creation

How old is the earth? First, let’s summarize the creation account from Genesis 1 – God’s description: Day 1: God created 3 main things: Space – God created to place His creation into. Earth- There was nothing else in all of space, just the Earth.   Light – God said, “Let there be light”, and there … More 6 Days of Creation

Active Obedience

“Speak now in the hearing of the people that each man ask from his neighbor and each woman from her neighbor for articles of silver and articles of gold.  The Lord gave the people favor in the sight of the Egyptians…”  Exodus 11:2-3a The Lord had just delivered 9 plagues to Egypt, almost completely crippling … More Active Obedience