Monthly Archives: April 2014

Perilous Times

We are living in perilous times. The world is in turmoil. We are in the midst of wars, famines, economic calamities, etc.  However, the perilous times not only are from a secular standpoint, but from a spiritual one. In 2 … Continue reading

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OUR FATHER KNOWS AND SUPPLIES

“Therefore do not worry, saying, “What shall we eat? Or ‘What shall we drink?’ or ‘What shall we wear?’ For your heavenly Father knows that you need all these things. But seek first the kingdom of God and His righteousness, … Continue reading

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SWEET FORGIVENESS

“My little children, these things I write to you, so that you may not sin.  And if anyone sins, we have an Advocate with the Father, Jesus Christ the righteous.  And He Himself is the propitiation for our sins, and … Continue reading

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HE DID IT AGAIN!

While we enjoyed our second pastorate, and during our tenure there gained valuable experience, the economic situation left much to be desired.  The income from the church was some better than our first pastorate, but still less than adequate for … Continue reading

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Priorities

What’s important to you? What motivates you to begin each day as a fresh challenge?  There are many things in life that we would consider urgent and then there are those things that are important.  They aren’t the same. Too … Continue reading

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The Lonely Road To Greatness

“…James and John…came to Him. ‘Teacher,’ they said…’Let one of us sit at your right and the other at your left in your glory.’” (Mark 10:35,37) “We want to share Your glory,” essentially sums up the attitude of all twelve … Continue reading

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HE WILL SUPPLY

When we were pastoring our first church, times were really hard.  The first Sunday we were there, we got Two Dollars and Thirty-three cents – and we had two children! One day I said to my husband, “Sweetie, I used … Continue reading

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Good News From The Colonel

Last Saturday my wife and I went to McDonalds for a quick breakfast snack.  J. R. Lee[1], a good Christian friend and a Saturday morning regular at Mickey Dees, was there as well.  We were enjoying our breakfast and some … Continue reading

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Not By Coincidence

“The steps of a good man (or woman) are ordered by the Lord…” (Psalm 37:23, NKJV) Based upon that verse of Scripture we are led to believe that, in the life of a true believer in Christ, there are neither … Continue reading

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Prayer of Faith

James 5:13-14 says: Is anyone among you suffering? Let him pray. Is anyone cheerful? Is anyone among you sick? Let him call for the elders of the church, and let them pray over him, anointing him with oil in the … Continue reading

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