Christmas is one of our favorite times of the year. We enjoy sharing Christmas love with strangers, family, or friends…anyone we see. A smile and holiday greeting brings a grin from most folks. It is part of celebrating the birth of Jesus and it brings warmth to our hearts. Jesus brought Christmas love to everyone.
Is your cup half full or half empty? Are you upbeat or gloomy? Complaining, whining, and Christians who feel sorry for themselves are not walking in the fullness of life Jesus promises us. These cup half empty folk never see the blessings in their life. They profess Jesus as Lord and Savior, have received his
Psalm 23:1-6 (NKJV) 1 The LORD is my shepherd; I shall not want. My Lord provides all I my needs and many of my "I wants" as I live day to day. 2 He makes me to lie down in green pastures; He leads me beside the still waters. When the cares of this life
Renewing your mind is part of becoming a disciplined follower of Jesus. We are raised in a secular world. Science, education, false religions, and philosophies of liberals and conservatives influence our thoughts. People, without Jesus Christ, are hopelessly confused, full of darkness, have closed minds, hard hearts, and many don’t care about right or wrong.
Jesus sacrificed his life for every person who has ever lived or will live on the earth. Jesus, fully God and man, was the only perfect person who ever lived. Because our sin separated us from Father God, Jesus took our sin and punishment...death. He died on the cross for us, then rose again. Now
Walking with Jesus puts a target on your back in the world and spiritually. Anger and hostility toward Christians in the media, entertainment in the movies and TV shows, and by verbal attacks from the left and others around the world have been on the rise for many years. But a great number of Believers
The Japanese art of Kintsugi is taking broken pieces of pottery and reconstruct the pieces using glue mixed with gold. The procedure fixes the damage and leaves the pot with a pretty gold filled seam. It enhances both the appearance and the value of the piece. It also returns the pot to usable and water
Have you ever watched a tea bag as the tea steeps into the water? Light brown tendrils flow from the bag into the water spreading until the clear liquid is no longer clear but golden brown. The longer the bag remains in the fluid, the darker and darker in color and richer and richer in
In our society today, many live their lives without faith in God. Why do they risk living without faith in Jesus and its promise of eternal life? It seems better to open your heart to faith, yet more and more people actively fight against the idea of God and Jesus. As a believer, I find
In our fast paced world, thankfulness is often left behind. We don’t take the time to appreciate the efforts of others, especially Father God/Jesus. He is constantly working in the background for our good. Even when things go wrong and pain comes, he never leaves us. Our loved ones, family and friends are there for