Monthly Archives: October 2013

PREACH THE WORD

In charging Timothy to approach the preaching of the message of Christ with a sense of urgency and faithfulness, Paul said the time was coming when people would have itching ears, would not endure sound doctrine and would secure teachers … Continue reading

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SEE WHAT KIND OF LOVE!

“But I will sing of your strength; I will sing aloud of your steadfast love in the morning. For you have been to me a fortress and a refuge in the day of my distress.” (Psalm 59:16 ESV). When one … Continue reading

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KINGDOM ETIQUETTE

One Sabbath when he had been asked to dine at the house of a ruler of the Pharisees, Jesus observed the invited guests jockeying for places of honor at the table and proceeded to give them a lesson on etiquette. … Continue reading

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The Deception Of Self Sufficiency

It is easy for those who have much in the way of worldly goods to think they have everything they need. We are, too often, like the rich fool, who, when he had gathered a particularly abundant harvest from his … Continue reading

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The Second Greatest Command

Jesus said that the greatest commandment is to love God, and the second greatest is to love your neighbor as yourself (Matthew 22:36-40). These two things are perhaps the most difficult things we could ever be called upon to do! … Continue reading

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Drugs – Who Needs Them?

I came across the following quote this morning from fellow Kentuckian, Wendell Berry. There is much truth in what this noted author/philosopher has to say. “People use drugs, legal and illegal, because their lives are intolerably painful or dull. They … Continue reading

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Rule Book or Love Letter?

“Let your religion be less of a theory and more of a love affair” (G.K. Chesterton). “Theory” is used in the sense of “a particular conception or view of something to be done or of the method of doing it; … Continue reading

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