Loyalty to Our Friends

“Loyalty and truth preserve the king,          And he upholds his throne by righteousness.”  Prov. 20:28  “Through these fields of destruction, baptism of fire I’ve watched all your suffering, as the battles raged higher And though they did hurt me so bad, in the fear and alarm You did not desert me, my brothers in arms”Continue reading “Loyalty to Our Friends”

Our Salvation Is Quite Sure

My favorite of all the apostles is John, “the disciple whom Jesus loved.” I love his Gospel, and the three epistles that he wrote, and of course,  Revelation. There are a couple of things I love about John’s writings: He reminds his readers that he was an eye witness to Jesus life, death, and resurrection.Continue reading “Our Salvation Is Quite Sure”

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”

A Teflon Faith

  “That I will accept nothing belonging to you, not even a thread or the thong of a sandal, so that you will never be able to say, ‘I made Abram rich.’ “ Genesis 14:23 “But Daniel resolved not to defile himself with the royal food and wine, and he asked the chief official forContinue reading “A Teflon Faith”