Monthly Archives: October 2011

How To Run, Walk, Fly and Keep Up — For Dummies

Have you ever sat waiting, hoping that whatever you’re waiting for, would get here soon? I imagine we’ve all waited in line at Wal-Mart, only to walk up to the register and find there’s something not right— maybe the price of an … Continue reading

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Angels Unawares

The little old black lady was struggling with several packages as I came out of the store so I asked if she needed some help getting to her car.  She told me she didn’t have a car; she was walking.  … Continue reading

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Well Said or Well Done

Galations 6: 9 says, “Let us not be weary in well doing: for in due season we shall reap, if we faint not.” Remember, “well done” is much better than “well said.”  Dont’ just talk about your potential dreams, visions, … Continue reading

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I Didn’t Tell Him

A few funny incidents occur, from time-to-time, to those of us who have pastored churches.  One day there was a knock at the parsonage door.  Upon opening the door, I saw a little old man not more than five feet … Continue reading

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Two Words on Cross

Scripture: John 19:28 After this, Jesus, knowing that all things were now accomplished, that the Scripture might be fulfilled, said, “I thirst.”                 I have thought many times about the cross, the horrendous tool of punishment the Romans used for … Continue reading

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Rope and Bucket Not Required

As I read the story about the Samaritan woman I’m reminded of a man I once worked with. He was an odd, yet brilliant sort of man with an extended education. He did not know God, that part was obvious. … Continue reading

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Indescribable Love

One Sunday afternoon a friend and I drove across town to visit another friend. We were standing in her front yard talking when I noticed a baby sitting in the middle of the street in a mud puddle.  She was … Continue reading

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Our Reliable Source

Scripture:  Mark 14:32-42 Gethsemane (meaning oil-press) was uniquely and awfully a part of our Lord’s Passion. It is impossible for us to understand the depth of His soul-sorrow there.  But we can understand His desire for the presence and support … Continue reading

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Will you be in Paradise?

Scripture: Luke 23:43 states,  ”Assuredly, I say to you, today you will be with me in Paradise.” Some Christians think that a person needs to be saved a long time and lived a righteous life to go to Heaven. Some … Continue reading

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Same Jesus

Jesus Christ is the same yesterday, today, and forever. So do not be attracted by strange, new ideas. Your strength comes from God’s grace, not from rules about food, which don’t help those who follow them. Heb 13: 8-9 NLT … Continue reading

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