A More Decisive Power is at Work

Psalm 115:3 "But our God is in the heavens; He does whatever He pleases." Daniel 4:35 "All the inhabitants of the earth are accounted as nothing, But He does according to His will in the host of heaven And among the inhabitants of earth; And no one can ward off His hand Or say to [...]

Death is Sowing and then Comes Glory

"Dear friends, if such be death - if it be but a sowing, let us have done with all faithless, hopeless, graceless sorrow … 'Our family circle has been broken,' say you. Yes, but only broken that it may be re-formed. You have lost a dear friend: yes, but only lost that friend that you [...]

What is God Doing While Life Eats at You?

I walked through my yard to my favorite tree on the property. I went closer this time, and this is what I discovered. Of course, it was fascinating to see nature working in this way, but these little buggers were eating my favorite tree, destroying its beauty. All for what purpose? I hadn't even made [...]

Life Without Jesus Is No Life at All

No peace in the perilous times. Hardships like endless daggers. No relief. Grief adding to the grief that exists in every man from birth; the sinful human nature. No assurance. No true love. No eternal hope. This is Life without Jesus. You've heard it said "No Jesus, no peace." Well it's true. Jesus is light [...]

Christ, Our Light and Glory

We rejoice on days when the glory of the sun is revealed in all of its splendor, imparting to us its benefits. The reality is that the sun and all that it is, remains the same on stormy days too, only veiled momentarily by the clouds. How often have we as God's children forgot that [...]