Until There is No Other…but Jesus

Until There is No Other…but Jesus

Until there is no other answer, solution, or focus but Jesus, this world will continue its chaos and turmoil. There has been much talk recently about patriotism / globalism, personal rights, and injustice. People protest one thing after another as each person or group...
4 Manifestations of God’s Favor Toward Us

4 Manifestations of God’s Favor Toward Us

But now for a brief moment favor has been shown by the Lord our God (Ezra 9:8, ESV) God’s grace is constant; His favor is conditional to obedience and His periodic opportunities. The prophet Ezra mourned the Israelites’ deplorable conditions. “O my God, I am too...
4 Ways to Defeat Low Self-Esteem

4 Ways to Defeat Low Self-Esteem

I recently read a fascinating book titled You Can Read Anyone by David J. Lieberman (Copyright 2007, MJF Books). It divulges some of the tactics used by government profilers to determine behaviors and mindsets of people they interrogate. As we might presume, a...
The Powerlessness of Darkness

The Powerlessness of Darkness

Walk as children of light. And have no fellowship with the unfruitful works of darkness, but rather expose them. All things that are exposed are made manifest by the light, for whatever makes manifest is light. (Ephesians 5:8, 11, 13) When we walk in darkness, we bump...
How Melting Snow Reminds of God’s Light

How Melting Snow Reminds of God’s Light

For He says to the snow, “Fall on the earth”…by the breath of God ice is given.” (Job 37:6, 10; NKJV) The power of thunderstorms thrills me, but snow storms are my favorite. My northern friends may not understand my affection for snow and may claim I only like it...