Oaths, Vows, and Promises

Have you ever taken an oath? Have you had to promise to carry out a mission? Have you sworn to testify or to keep a secret? Have you been able to live up to the oath? Have you thought you should not have sworn an oath afterward? We make promises and swear oaths for aContinue reading “Oaths, Vows, and Promises”

Hope Without Question

What are your hopes? Do you hope in this life for things that you are not sure will happen? Would you like to hope for something with certainty? Do you know you can? We hear people hope for any number of things. They may hope to find a good mate. They may hope to buyContinue reading “Hope Without Question”

The Meaning of a Title

Have you ever put much thought into a title? Have you thought about the different titles used for leadership positions? Do you automatically recognize someone’s job description by the title of their position? We use many different titles for leadership positions, ranging from manager to chief executive officer, mayor to president. We don’t see asContinue reading “The Meaning of a Title”

Disciple

Who do you say Jesus is? Do you consider yourself a follower of His? Do you realize Jesus is the Son of God? Have you recognized Him as God? Is your confession mere lip service, or do you truly put forth the effort to follow His lead? As much as we might like to thinkContinue reading “Disciple”

Knowing Jesus

Do you know who Jesus is? Have you heard about Him but not quite fully understand? Have you seen pictures painted by artists? How likely do you think they capture His likeness? Does His likeness really matter? What do you think is most important to know about Jesus? We have heard of God and Jesus.Continue reading “Knowing Jesus”

Confident Life

Where do you live? Is your life full of worry, anxiety, and fear? Or do you live in peace, calm, and confidence? Are you living a worldly life? Or are you living a life of faith? Do you know the two types of living are opposing lives? All of us face situations at various pointsContinue reading “Confident Life”

In The Beginning…

Have you ever wondered how something is made? Perhaps the computer or smart phone you are reading this on? Or the cake you love so much? Or the chair you’re sitting in? Do you ever wonder how the earth and all the stars you see were created? We, the human race, have advanced exponentially overContinue reading “In The Beginning…”

Rely on God’s Strength

How are you doing? No, how are you really doing? Are you relying on yourself to do all you need to do? Do you ask others to help? Do you rely on others to do for you rather than doing for yourself? Do you ask God to give you the strength you need? We seeContinue reading “Rely on God’s Strength”

Calm vs Panic

Are you afraid? Are you fearful? Is it the fear of the unknown? Is it the fear of a mortal existence and the possibility of it ending? Are you in panic mode? Has fear been feeding fear within you? We all have fears. We see others who have fears. Inherently, there is nothing wrong withContinue reading “Calm vs Panic”

Believe In God

What do you believe? Who do you believe? How do you live out your beliefs? Do you share your beliefs with others? Do others accept your beliefs? Are you willing to live out your beliefs, even if others disagree? We all have many beliefs. Some of those beliefs are very simple and some are moreContinue reading “Believe In God”