Hope for the Future

Some days I get discouraged by the sinful world around me. It’s hard to listen to the news without getting depressed. Bombings, murder, theft, rape, prominent people caught in obvious lies, greed, selfishness, laziness, and on it goes. I am not exempt from these things. I don’t go around bombing people, but nevertheless I sin […]

Prayer for the Fourth of July

Two days ago we celebrated Independence Day. I’d like to offer this pray based on II Chronicles 7:14 for our nation.    Dear Lord, I pray for Your people, including myself. We are in awe that You would choose to call us by Your great name. We are unworthy, yet You bestowed Your name upon […]

Open Our Minds to Greater Understanding

I’ve been a Christian for a long time but am certainly not a theologian. After all these years, I still have trouble understanding many portions of the Bible, yet hunger to comprehend more perplexes me. When reading Luke 24:45 the other day, a notion struck me. See if you agree. After Jesus’ resurrection, two men […]