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”

It Is Not For You To Know

Have you heard the rhetoric the end times are here? Do you wonder if the world is coming to an end? Are you worried the rumors may be true? Would you like to have peace of mind? Do you know there is no intention for you to know? It is likely we have all seenContinue reading “It Is Not For You To Know”

Promised Resurrection

Do you ever wonder if the resurrection is real? Have you thought how it is contrary to our human understanding of life and death? Does your questioning the resurrection affect your faith in Jesus Christ? Would you like to be confident in the resurrection? Bodily resurrection seems odd to us. It doesn’t appear to beContinue reading “Promised Resurrection”

Jesus Wept Over You

Would you like to know the future? Do you wish you could better identify the outcomes of possible choices before you made them? Would you make different choices if you had the opportunity to do so? We like to think we would make better choices if we had known the outcome beforehand. As we lookContinue reading “Jesus Wept Over You”

Are You Lost

Have you lost your way? An overwhelming and vast majority of people will say “No.” What I have witnessed and even experienced myself is that we more often than not don’t realize we have lost our way. We either believe we are doing just fine or we are comfortable lying to ourselves and others byContinue reading “Are You Lost”

Do It All for the Glory of God

Do it all to the glory of God! Paul told the Colossians to do everything in the name of Jesus. If we do that, we do everything in truth and love. If we do that, we will be respected and honored by others. If we do that, we will not have the hate, malice, disgust,Continue reading “Do It All for the Glory of God”

All Authority

What authority did Jesus have when He walked on this earth? Do you know of the miracles He performed? Have you heard how He healed people? Have you heard that He cast out demons? Who raised Him from the dead? Even if you have not been in church, you have likely heard some of theContinue reading “All Authority”

Recognize the Experience

Who do you turn to when you need help? Who is your go to person when you don’t feel well? Who is the person you trust when you need wise advice? Is there someone among your family or friends who is that special person? We all need someone we can turn to when sickness orContinue reading “Recognize the Experience”

Take the First Step

Are you looking for a positive change in your life? Have you made attempts to bring about positive change? What has your success rate been? Are you still looking to make a positive change? Do you long to know how to make the change? We often long to make changes in our lives. We mayContinue reading “Take the First Step”

Gather to Jesus

Are you protected from the storms of life? Do you want to be protected? Do you wish you had a protector who was unbeatable? Are you willing to come under the protection of someone else? There are times when we wish the storm would pass quickly or simply stop. Things can get bad in aContinue reading “Gather to Jesus”