My Faithful Savior

Many things in this life are uncertain, causing even the faithful to struggle and doubt. Even at such times, or maybe even more so then, I am thankful that God has promised that He will never leave me or forsake me. I am reminded of the words of the Apostle Paul: Therefore we do notContinue reading “My Faithful Savior”

Be Alert– Very Alert!

“He will speak out against the Most High and wear down the saints of the Highest One.” Daniel 7:25, NASB “Because of the increase of wickedness, the love of most will grow cold.” Matthew 24:12, NIV Sometimes, we think it would be a fine thing to be able to tell the future. We could gaze into a crystal ball, andContinue reading “Be Alert– Very Alert!”

It Was Love, Not Nails

When Jesus walked the Via Dolorosa to His execution, it was an intensely intentional act. There was no fear in being crucified. He carried His cross like a well earned trophy. Jesus understood perfectly what was going to happen. He was going to die for His friends. “I am the good shepherd. The good shepherdContinue reading “It Was Love, Not Nails”

Our (Eternal) Compulsion

Strangely compelling. This morning I found waiting for me a series of verses that link with each other. Together they are both irresistible and indispensable. Combined, they form and establish the eternal perspective for the believing Christian. And it is all very real. Look for what links them. (All verses are from the New LivingContinue reading “Our (Eternal) Compulsion”