Category Archives: Love

Gnats and Camels…

July 13 “You strain out a gnat but swallow a camel!” (Matthew 23:24) We’ve been looking at harmful attitudes that are becoming quite prevalent in today’s churches. We looked at the consumer mentality, and judging others. Today… Three) Major rejection… … Continue reading

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Specks and Logs…

July 12 “Judge not, that you be not judged.” (Matthew 7:1) We’ve been talking about harmful attitudes that are becoming quite common in churches these days. Yesterday, we addressed the consumer mentality. Today… 2) Judging others, in our churches. This … Continue reading

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Darkness and Light

June 25 “The people dwelling in darkness have seen a great light…” (Matthew 4:16) All last week, we talked about BEing the Light – what that means and how we are to go about our task (living graciously, by loving … Continue reading

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Lamps and Baskets

 June 22 “People do not light a lamp and put it under a basket, but on a stand, so it can give light to everyone in the house.” (Matthew 5:15) We have been talking about being the Light of the … Continue reading

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A Time for Everything

 May 15 “There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under the heavens…” (Ecclesiastes 3:1) It has been said… Solomon may have been the first to coin this phrase. It was certainly on his mind when … Continue reading

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Psalm Thoughts on Mother’s Day

May 13 “Have mercy on me, O God, have mercy! I look to you for protection. I will hide beneath the shadow of your wings until the danger passes by.” (Psalm 57:1) On this Mother’s Day, I just wanted to … Continue reading

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Other Roads to God… The Nones; pt. 2

May 7 All last week, we talked about “other roads that lead to God” and why none of those “other roads” can take people where they really need to go. Other “roads” (belief systems) have some truth… only one road … Continue reading

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Broken in Heart (Woman at the Well)

February 14 It is one of the most heart-rending of occurrences… Love found, love experienced, (but in the course of time)… love lost. Broken love relationships are one of the most commonly-shared human experiences. Nearly all of us have been … Continue reading

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Broken Treasures…

February 12 Back when we were first married, my wife had a collection of Precious Moments figurines. She has always had a soft spot in her heart for those little figures with the teardrop eyes and the Bible-based themes. When … Continue reading

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Resolutions… What vs. Why

January 2 Every new year, hundreds of thousands of people take stock of their lives and make “New Year’s resolutions.” Most of which come from very good intentions – and most of which become a faded memory by February. Why … Continue reading

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