This might sound like an oxymoronic statement, but let me explain. Think about JFK. What do you picture? A man in his eighties or a man in his prime? That youthful face will always be remembered because of his untimely death. Even our Savior is never pictured as an older man because His substitutionary death took … More Death—the great preserver!
I know this is two “borrowed” words in a row, but this was too good not to reblog! Rooted Thinking is a blog that I follow. These young men have great insight into the Word and the world in which we live! So, check it out! 🙂 After I Die–Then What?
Jesus answered and said unto him, Verily, verily, I say unto thee, Except a man be born again, he cannot see the kingdom of God.John 3:3 As I held our newest grandchild in my arms, I was once again amazed at the creation of God! One line from one of my favorite songs says, “Creator … More Leaving the Comfort of the Womb
Knowing the ways of God is such a mystery to man. We can read His precious Word, standing in awe of the very fact that He gave it to mankind! Can any other book make such a claim? Did any other god give his people his written word, written by the very finger of God? … More Will the Real Christian Please Stand Up
Have you ever been invited to a party, such as Thirty-One or Pampered Chef? Perhaps you knew nothing about the products which would be sold until you received a catalog or brochure introducing you to the produces, and it–coupled with the fact that it was a friend who invited you–piqued your interest. You go to the … More Believing vs. Embracing
WWJD—What would Jesus do? What a wonderful mantra. (By the way, that word ‘mantra’ means: in Hindu and Buddhist religious practice, a sacred word, chant, or sound that is repeated during meditation to facilitate spiritual power and transformation of consciousness. Somehow, it doesn’t seem fitting to use it in reference to Jesus Christ!) HOWEVER, the … More Just a Little Talk About Jesus
I’ve recently added two pages to my blog, and I thought I’d give you a “heads-up” concerning them! I’ve really enjoyed writing the short stories on characters in the Bible. You’ll find them under “Short Stories” above. (I hope I’m not insulting your intelligence, but at times I can’t find my way around my own … More Two New Pages
Last night was another one of those nights when I dream that I died. It seems to be a reoccurring dream, and not one that I enjoy! It’s not that I’m afraid of dying, I can say that I’m 100% sure that I’m going to heaven. You may say, “Wow! How can you be so sure?” … More The Dream of Death
I recently had a piano student prepare a beautiful hymn arrangement, and I asked her to play it for an offertory at church. I was surprised to hear her say that my daughter had recently played the same piece, and a lesson came to mind: We all have the same story to tell: Jesus Saves! … More Our Song of Victory!