Discerning Truth From Lies

Messages bombard you every day. How do you know what is the truth? In the Christmas movie Elf, the lead character Buddy the Elf walks through Manhattan for the first time, taking in all of the sights. He notices a sign on the window of a cafe and enters to congratulate the cafe owners. He … Continue reading Discerning Truth From Lies

At Jesus’ Return, Be Found Faithful

If Jesus returns to earth during your lifetime, what do you want him to find you doing? As for me, I want to be found faithful. For each of us, it's a matter first and foremost of whether or not we are saved. My saving faith in Jesus rests in his completed on the cross, where he … Continue reading At Jesus’ Return, Be Found Faithful

The Return of Christ

Important events: Jesus' incarnational birth Jesus' perfect life Jesus' atoning death Jesus' victorious resurrection Jesus' glorious ascension Jesus' promised return Here is how Jesus described His return: Matthew 24:29-31 29  “Immediately after the tribulation of those days: The sun will be darkened, and the moon will not shed its light; the stars will fall from the sky, and the celestial … Continue reading The Return of Christ

Signs of the End of the Age

The end times are intriguing to consider. What will those days be like? Wars? Chaos? Prosperity? Blessings? Fear? Excitement? Something else? The Bible is full of prophecies concerning the last days, and Jesus discusses them with his disciples in Matthew chapter 24. His words guide our thoughts concerning the end times. Matthew 24:1-3  1  As Jesus … Continue reading Signs of the End of the Age