Monthly Archives: November 2013

They Never Stopped

If I told you that becoming a Christian would make your life harder, would you still become one? The message many are attracted to today is one of sunshine and butterflies. However, this does not align with scripture. The reality … Continue reading

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Even Now

Two of the most beautiful words in the Bible are: “Even now.” The prophet Joel (2:12) uses this phrase when addressing the Old Testament Israelites. He’s starts describing the impending judgement coming to all mankind. You know the drill: The … Continue reading

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Rend Your Heart

When people wanted to show grief and repentance in the Old Testament, they “rended” their clothes. In other words, they ripped and tore their shirts. This was the ultimate sign of deep grief in their society. Some rended their clothes … Continue reading

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God Is Like That

Britt and I had to go to Lowe’s to get some things to work on the house. While we were out, I stopped at the pet store to get Annie (our troublesome labrador retriever) a new Kong (a tough red … Continue reading

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Be Uzziah and Do Not Be Uzziah

Anyone remember Uzziah? 2 Chronilces 26. Wow, what an astonishing chapter! Uzziah was only 16 years old when he was made king of Judah. Imagine following a 16 year old king into battle! Yet, under his 52-year rule the kingdom saw a … Continue reading

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A Beautiful Walk

I don’t have any money. But what I do have, I’ll give to you.* Peter said this to the lame beggar at the gate of the temple called Beautiful. The man had been handicap since birth. Every morning he was … Continue reading

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His Love Is Relentless

My wife and I had an interesting conversation yesterday morning about the 11th hour.  I believe we will be surprised with who’s in Heaven when we get there. “Wait, what? Am I in the wrong place…How did YOU get here?!” … Continue reading

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