Is Jesus important? If so... why? If not... why not? Let's take a look at some reasons from both sides of the equation, as well as what God wants us to understand.
Where did we drop the ball and why? A simple question but hardly any simple answers.
Real Thanksgiving... something more than just a meal with the family or a holiday in November.
Sometimes we get hit in the gut... and sometimes our guts get ripped out entirely !!! If you were born before 2001, and are still breathing today... 9/11 is a date you can't forget.
Fellowship... or is it Follow-Ship... Hmmm !!!
A look at the simple act of greeting, it's impact on others, and why it's so "Biblically" important.
First Impressions - a test of our ability with strangers. Whatever the "First Experience" is... it won't get a second chance. It could be the difference between making a friend... or a new enemy.
Confession... not just good for the soul... it's soul saving.
Most everybody knows what a grudge is... but how many understand that it's also a form of rebellion against God.
The tongue has been known to release many a word. Not always are they spoken in truth or love. Have we forgotten that "Life and Death" are it's true power?
Sick of all the grief found on the news and in the headlines... then inject some "JOY." Inspiring others to promote "Love and Good Deeds" is not impossible.
A look at encouragement and the instruction given in Hebrews chapter 3. We are directed to encourage each other daily and with good reason... the enemy is relentless.
Are you caught in the grip of hatred... why? An inside look at the reasons behind anger.
"Take my yoke upon you, and learn of me... my yoke is easy, and my burden is light. In a difficult, struggling world, these words offer hope and comfort. Can our words provide the same?
When you say "My Cup Runneth Over" I wonder what's coming out of it. Here's a Biblical look at how to ensure it's filled with the most important content of all, and that it overflows to others.
Colossians 3:13 (KJV) Forbearing one another, and forgiving one another, if any man have a quarrel against any: even as Christ forgave you, so also do ye. Within the construction of any building...
Often we look the other way, thinking only of our own interest, saying... it's not my problem... none of my business. Kindness requires action and a real effort is needed to see when it's necessity.
You've done all you can... but still... your back's against the wall and you're in a corner. With the weight of the world coming down on you... you feel like giving up... some of us already have.
He's always got that smug look on his face, thinking he's all that... but today, you've got his number. Hold on a second... cool your jets.
Every action that we undertake has an effect. usually, that effect extends to more than just ourselves. The question is simple... does our action provide benifit for others... does it give service?
1 Corinthians 12:25 (KJV) That there should be no schism in the body; but that the members should have the same care one for another. Schism - A division or a split, usually between people belonging to an...
Socity has many barriers... gated communities, privite clubs, exclusive tax brackets, seperate policy, and outright prejudice. It would seem that acceptance is a dieing commodity, not today's norm.
Being "Like Minded" is not necessarily seeing eye to eye or having the same thoughts. This approach looks at the Biblical Model.
Everyday, we encounter people that rub us the wrong way. It could be simply someone who is disapointing, or those that are outright not to our liking. When it happens... how do you respond.
Romans 14:13 (NIV) Therefore let us stop passing judgment on one another. Instead, make up your mind not to put any stumbling block or obstacle in your brother's way. Judgment : The evaluation of evidence in the...
Does your faith allow you to place value in God? When it comes to belief I’m reminded that Satan and his demons believe, however... the way they act on that belief brings it into question. As I said, belief...
When you hear the word "Harmony" does the sound of voices blending in perfect pitch come to mind? Well let's use that picture and expand it to life's everyday situations.
Honor, we easily give it to those we see as brave, noble, or holding a position of prominence... we even attach it to the dead... but what about each other.
Love one another... a few more reasons not to blow it off - even when the loving part gets rough.
When it comes to family... who's in and who's out... is it just blood relatives, or is there something more?
Love one another... not just a suggestion or good advice - "It's A Commandment."
1 Corinthians 13:13 (NIV) And now these three remain: faith, hope and love. But the greatest of these is love. I was a small kid growing up in the projects, a place where everybody had to be tough. This kid challenged...
When looking in a mirror, what we see depends on our point of view. Mankind was created in the image of God; what reflects should be a representation of Him. The image won’t be based on an individual’s...
God created man for a relationship with Himself. It was God’s choice, the thing He wanted. The old saying… last but not least takes its meaning here. There was careful consideration going into the decision...
When something's said, is it really from the heart... or... is it just lip service? Words from the heart must be felt and mixed with faith to be believed. If it's not inside, it's not coming out.