December 31, 2019

REAR VIEW MIRRORS & WINDSHIELDS! Both are necessary in driving a car and living a life. And where I live you had better be looking on each side of you as well because the other drivers just seem to want to take over your space. Someone has said, “Those who do not learn...

December 30, 2019

SOARING IN THE HEAVENS OR FALLING FROM THE SKIES? There is a big difference as you know. We watch eagles and stand in amazement and we watch jets do amazing things and marvel. But when things go wrong like an eagle being shot or a jet having an explosion or engine fail...

December 29, 2019

WHERE DID IT GO? Another year has come and gone. Some would say, “Good riddance!” Others would say, “Best year of my life!” Some would yawn and say, “Same old stuff.” Regardless of what you would say the year is gone and the New Year is in front of us. We can’t go back...

December 28, 2019

FAILURE NEED NOT BE FATAL! This year  is about to pass and a new year will be upon us with all the hope and great expectations we can envision. As Christians reviewing the soon to be gone year we know our sins and failures of this current year. We know how we have fail...

December 27, 2019

QUESTIONING GOD? Sometimes it must be hard for people who live in squalor and poverty to feel that God loves them. And it might be really hard for someone who is unsaved to understand why the only person they loved and who loved them just died. Where is the loving God...

December 26, 2019

NOW WHAT? The day after is here. Christmas day is over in America. The garbage can is full. The leftovers are in the refrigerator. The sales, refunds, exchanges, and crowds are in the stores. For many it is back to work as usual. Or maybe you have the rest of the week...

December 25, 2019

MERRY CHRISTMAS! IT IS GIFT TIME! You will not receive a better gift today than what God has already purchased for you. It is yours. It is free. You only need to unwrap it and God will help you to do that. Usually a few weeks before Christmas gifts begin to arrive at m...

December 24, 2019

REJOICE! GOD IS HERE! It had been nine months since the baby was conceived and the journey to Bethlehem was very difficult. And there was no room for them in the Inn so they were sleeping in the stable. Emperor Augustus had issued a decree concerning registration so Jo...

December 23, 2019

UNDERDOGS! One of the things that stands out among our society is that it seems most people are for the “underdogs” whether that is in sports or just life in general. Philip Yancey in commenting on the biblical records of the birth of Christ said this, “Yet as I read t...

December 22, 2019

WHY DID JESUS COME? Sometimes when the Pastor shows up at a person’s door unexpectedly their immediate question is, “Why are you here?” Many people ask that same question concerning Jesus and many never figure out why Jesus came to planet earth. That’s a shame because...