What is it for you to be a Christian? –J.R. Miller

What is it for you to be a Christian? We ought to seek to gather in this world — treasure that we can carry with us through death’s gates, and into the eternal world. We should strive to build into our lives — qualities that shall endure. Men slave and work to get a littleContinue reading “What is it for you to be a Christian? –J.R. Miller”

Becoming a Part of What is Really Real

  “Six days later, three of them saw that glory. Jesus took Peter and the brothers, James and John, and led them up a high mountain. His appearance changed from the inside out, right before their eyes. Sunlight poured from his face. His clothes were filled with light.” Matthew 17:1-2, The Message These three disciplesContinue reading “Becoming a Part of What is Really Real”

A Ministry of Encouragement

J.R. Miller (1840 – 1912) “At some point in the Alps, the guides warn tourists not to talk nor sing, nor even to whisper, lest the reverberation of their words in the air may start an avalanche from its poise on the mountain, and bring it down upon the villages and homes in the valley.Continue reading “A Ministry of Encouragement”

The Test of a Profound Silence, [Extreme Faith]

  But Jesus gave her no reply, not even a word. Then his disciples urged him to send her away. “Tell her to go away,” they said. “She is bothering us with all her begging.” Matthew 15:23, NLT This is exceptional.  Jesus is always engaging people around him.  He teaches and preaches, fully energized byContinue reading “The Test of a Profound Silence, [Extreme Faith]”