Psalm 34:18 Breaking Up By Faith

Psalm 34:18 Breaking Up By Faith

”18 The Lord is near to those who have a broken heart,And saves such as have a contrite spirit.” Psalm 34:18 Are you involved in a relationship you know is not glorifying to God? Well, you’re not alone. At all. Loneliness is not of God. He did not create us to be alone, to live by ourselves or, to walk […]

James 1:2-4 Growth By Faith

James 1:2-4 Growth By Faith

”2 My brethren, count it all joy when you fall into various trials, 3 knowing that the testing of your faith produces patience. 4 But let patience have its perfect work, that you may be perfect and complete, lacking nothing.” James 1:2-4 Have you ever thought about becoming a better Christian? By “better,” I mean a more faithful and devout disciple […]

2 Timothy 1:7 Discipline By Faith

2 Timothy 1:7 Discipline By Faith

”7 For the Spirit God gave us does not make us timid, but gives us power, love and self-discipline.” 2 Timothy 1:7 Let’s face it, discipline sucks. For starters, the word itself makes most folks cringe a bit. When I think of discipline, I revert back to childhood and remember my father’s leather belt. I […]

Colossians 3:13 Friendship By Faith

Colossians 3:13 Friendship By Faith

”13 bearing with one another, and forgiving one another, if anyone has a complaint against another; even as Christ forgave you, so you also must do.” Colossians 3:13 Friendship is not easy. For starters, friendship involves a minimum two people. And, it’s no surprise most people are different. We all have our own needs and wants, our […]

Colossians 3:12 Kindness By Faith

Colossians 3:1 Kindness By Faith

”12 Therefore, as the elect of God, holy and beloved, put on tender mercies, kindness, humility, meekness, longsuffering;” Colossians 3:13 God loves us and He wants for us to love Him. If you really think about it, it’s really not such a weird desire, for parents to want their children to love them. I’m the father of four […]

Matthew 11:28-30 Resting By Faith

Matthew 11:28-30 Resting By Faith

”28 Come to Me, all you who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. 29 Take My yoke upon you and learn from Me, for I am gentle and lowly in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. 30 For My yoke is easy and My burden is light.” Matthew 11:28-30 God expects His servants to bring Him glory by completing […]

Psalm 102:9 When Enemies Strike

Psalm 109:2 When Enemies Strike…

“2 For the mouth of the wicked and the mouth of the deceitfulHave opened against me; They have spoken against me with a lying tongue.” Psalm 109:2 Yesterday was my daughter Mercy’s 10th birthday. She is a gifted, gloriously beautiful young woman. I love her beyond words. She is, by far, the most physically unique […]

Psalm 8:3-4 God Made The Moon

Psalm 8:3-4 God Made The Moon

“3 When I consider Your heavens, the work of Your fingers,The moon and the stars, which You have ordained,4 What is man that You are mindful of him,And the son of man that You visit him?” Psalm 8:3-4 Tomorrow is a historic day in America, the day when mankind returns to the moon. It’s been 50 […]

John 14:6 The Way To Heaven

John 14:6 The Only Way To Heaven

“6 Jesus said to him, “I am the way, the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through Me.” John 14:6 There is no gatekeeper, and no, Saint Peter is not waiting to judge you at the gates of Heaven. Oh, and one more thing. There is no such thing as […]

Ephesians 5:33 Blessed Husbands

Ephesians 5:33 Blessed Husbands

“33 Nevertheless let each one of you in particular so love his own wife as himself, and let the wife see that she respects her husband.” Ephesians 5:33 Marriage is hard. I’ve been married for close to 19 years, and my parents were married until my mother passed away so if there’s one thing I […]