Every day, life events can beat you up and beat you down. Your enemy, the devil, seeks to steal, kill and destroy, but Jesus came to earth to give you life, eternal life and abundant life, a life full of joy. You can experience joy in daily life, no matter what life throws your way. … Continue reading Four Reasons for Joy!
Saved by the Grace of God
Sitting at the table with three other men in a country in Southeast Asia, I was amazed to hear the stories of how God was working in the lives of people there. In this largely Buddhist nation, the good news of Jesus is penetrating hearts and bringing people to saving faith in Jesus. At one … Continue reading Saved by the Grace of God
What is your life built upon?
We live in the real world. People in our world build their lives upon many things: Material possessions Fame Career advancement Relationships Community involvement A host of other things What that you are doing today will matter in one hundred years? What that you are doing today will matter in one thousand years? If the … Continue reading What is your life built upon?
With the time you have remaining, how will you live?
Every moment is precious. No one knows how long they have to live on earth. Every day matters. Every moment matters. The things that happen in a moment can impact lives for eternity. We recognize this reality when we are on a mission trip. For the few days that you are on the mission trip, … Continue reading With the time you have remaining, how will you live?
The Cornerstone of Your Life
What is your life built upon? You may try to build your life upon your family history, education or skills. You may try to build your life upon your experiences, fame or accomplishments. You may try to build your life upon your financial stability, good health, or good looks. There are many things you may try … Continue reading The Cornerstone of Your Life
Your Life is Not Empty Anymore
There is something truly life-changing when a person realizes their need for Christ. Life without Christ is empty, no matter how full it seems. One of the phrases that the Bible uses to describe our lives before Christ is an "empty way of life." Look for that phrase in the verses below. 17 And if you … Continue reading Your Life is Not Empty Anymore
You talk about impossible tasks. Here are a few that are humanly impossible on your own, without help from anyone or any thing: Swim from California to Japan without stopping Climbing Mt Kilimanjaro in one day Read 40,000 novels in one hour Live a life of perfect holiness Yet, God calls us to holy living. He says … Continue reading Be Holy!?
You’re a New Person!
When you come to faith in Jesus Christ, you become a new person. You are changed from the inside out. Your outlook on life changes. You begin to have desires to honor the Lord with everything you do. You have a desire to stop doing things that dishonor Him, things that hurt you and/or hurt … Continue reading You’re a New Person!
The Way. The Truth. The Life.
How do you know the right way to go? Follow Jesus, he will always lead you on the right path. How do you find out the truth, in any situation? Ask Jesus, he will always give you the truth. How can you know that you will have eternal life in heaven and enjoy abundant life … Continue reading The Way. The Truth. The Life.
There are a lot of names that people use to refer to their grandmother: grandma, nana, gram, granny, and the list goes on and on. But we always called my mother's mother by one name: Yellow Mama. A one-of-a-kind name for an amazing woman. You've never met anyone who loved God or her family more … Continue reading Yellow Mama