Some money and lots of hope.

As I was filling up my truck with fuel, a gentleman walks over to me and asks me for $12.50 to fix a flat tire on his vehicle. Based on our conversation, I doubted he was being completely honest with me. Was he going to use the money for alcohol or fix a flat? Normally,... Continue Reading →

Living for Christ

Purpose (Part II of II) This is my personal story that I wrote many years ago, and I share it now as a follow-up to the article, "Our Purpose in Life."  This is a story of how God opened my eyes to what it truly means to have purpose in our lives through service to... Continue Reading →

Remaining Strong in Faith

How to repair a faith that has become discouraged. As I was driving to Bible Study one evening, I asked myself the following question: When is my faith in God most likely to be challenged? What I discovered is that my faith is challenged most often when I see Christians who are sinful, such as hearing... Continue Reading →

Actions of Jesus

Jesus brings forth a new message The Bible contains many messages from Jesus that are conveyed through His spoken words, and much of our time is dedicated to discerning these words for the purpose of increasing our faith. And as we know, Jesus' words in the Bible are filled with wisdom. So let us be thankful... Continue Reading →

Our Purpose in Life

Purpose (Part I of II) May 21, 2018 I was preparing another article at my desk and I heard that familiar “bing” tone from my phone notifying me of activity on my Facebook page. So I looked and I noticed how many people are responding to the articles. I know how blessed I am to... Continue Reading →

Truth

Let there be light. April 3, 2018 As humans, we naturally take things for granted. And isn't it interesting that we seem to appreciate something more only when we no longer have it. Consider the smile of a loved one who is no longer with us. After they are gone, we miss seeing their smiling... Continue Reading →

Christ the Teacher

Christ mission as a Teacher. March 21, 2018 As Christians, we believe the primary reason Jesus came to Earth was to die on the cross for our sins. Jesus took the penalty of sin (spiritual death) from us so that we may have a pathway back to the presence of God (spiritual life). But there... Continue Reading →

Tithing

Understanding the true-meaning of tithing. The Old and New Testament discuss tithing. Tithing is a simple concept; we are to give a tenth of our earnings to God. We are to return to God a portion of what He has given to us. However, even though tithing is simple to understand, many Christians struggle with... Continue Reading →

God’s Relationship

What does it mean to have a relationship with God? The Bible has a common theme which is that God is a highly relational God. God encourages us to be in a perfect relationship with each other, with Him, with His son, and with all of His creations. Jesus also states that it is not… Continue Reading →

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