Seeing the Real Thing, [Heroes]

“All praise to God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. God is our merciful Father and the source of all comfort. 4 He comforts us in all our troubles so that we can comfort others. When they are troubled, we will be able to give them the same comfort God has given us. 5Continue reading “Seeing the Real Thing, [Heroes]”

Dismayed by My Own Fallenness

“As the Scriptures say, “No one is righteous—     not even one. 11 No one is truly wise;     no one is seeking God. 12 All have turned away;     all have become useless. No one does good,     not a single one.” Romans 3:10-12 Scripture never, ever flatters the human ego.  It acts on us directly, “dividing the spirit fromContinue reading “Dismayed by My Own Fallenness”

The Clinic is Open

In the late part of the 1800s, a London Times journalist asked ten of the brightest men in England this question, “What is wrong with the World?”  One of these men responded, “Dear Sirs,  I am. Signed, G.K. Chesterton.” Chesterton had been incredibly convinced of his own depravity.  He knew the evil that waited for him,Continue reading “The Clinic is Open”

“Depression Deceptions,” by James Winsor

Bryan’s Note: On many occasions I encounter a blog that communicates so well that I think about doing a re-post.  Today is one of those days. So, here is Pastor Winsor’s exceptional article on depression.  I hope that his perspective will bless you and give you a deeper understanding of this mental illness.   DepressionContinue reading ““Depression Deceptions,” by James Winsor”