Greed vs Contentment

Are you greedy? Do you continually desire to acquire more? Do you work harder to earn more money so you can buy more stuff? Have you given thought to the possibility that you don’t own the stuff, but it owns you? If you desire more, you are normal in today’s American culture. If you workContinue reading “Greed vs Contentment”

Keep the Sabbath Holy

Do you remember the Sabbath? Do you know what the Sabbath is? Do you know why God says we are to remember the Sabbath? Do you know what makes the Sabbath special? Will decide to remember the Sabbath? For some of us, the Sabbath is a foreign word. For others, we may have heard it,Continue reading “Keep the Sabbath Holy”

Courage By Faith

What does it mean to be courageous? Does it mean to be bold? Does it mean you are never afraid? Would you like to be courageous? Do you want to know how to be courageous? Do you know you can be courageous? We hear of the courage of those who go to battle. We hearContinue reading “Courage By Faith”

From Grief To Joy

Do you like surprises? What about surprises that first seem to be bad, but then turn out to be extraordinary? Do you like feeling sorrowful about something only to have it turn into the sweetest joy? Do you like being completely startled? We get surprised by the unexpected throughout our lives. Those surprises come inContinue reading “From Grief To Joy”

Creator Jesus

Continuing our look at who Jesus is from yesterday, today’s passage fills in more of the picture. It also gives us a picture of God. That isn’t much of a surprise after yesterday’s message. After all, we found that John stated Jesus was God. Today, Paul tells the church at Colossae Jesus is the imageContinue reading “Creator Jesus”

A Time For Everything

How do you view the timing of events? Do you view them as happening at a specific time for a specific reason? Or do you view them as random occurrences? How do you treat the events as they happen in your life? There are two typical points of view about events. One viewpoint is thingsContinue reading “A Time For Everything”

Life Without Worry

Are your worried about this life? Do you wonder about what is going to happen? Are you concerned for tomorrow? Do you know where you will spend eternity? Will you follow Jesus and live in confidence? Are you looking forward to spending eternity with God? There is more than enough to cause us to worryContinue reading “Life Without Worry”

New Life

How is your life going today? Are you looking forward to a change? Do you anticipate things getting better? How does your life today compare to your life 10 years ago? What do you think your life will be like 10 years from now? What will your eternal life be like? I believe we allContinue reading “New Life”

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”