Tag Archives: Christ Jesus

December 12 – A Partnership That Changes the World

Philippians 1:1-11; Ezekiel 18; Isaiah 47 You probably don’t recognize the names Larry Page and Sergey Brin. They met at Stanford in 1995, became good friends, and dropped out of doctoral work together. They had worked together on some different … Continue reading

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November 29 – Who Are You?

Galatians 3:19-4:20; Lamentations 1-2; Psalm 145 If you’ve ever seen the TV show “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation” you’ve heard the song by The Who entitled “Who Are You.” The background of the song reveals that it’s a day in the … Continue reading

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November 6 – Fighting So You and Your Buddy Make It Out

2 Timothy 2; Jeremiah 7-8; Psalm 122 There’s a sense of adventurism, of heroism perhaps, when a young man or woman joins the military. They may have grand ideas of storming beaches to protect our country. They may see themselves … Continue reading

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November 1 – Excellent Standing and Great Assurance

1 Timothy 3; Isaiah 36-37; Psalm 119:97-120 We are a sports mad society. Whether it be football, basketball, hockey, or – oh yeah – baseball, our eyes are glued to the TV sets to watch the latest effort of our … Continue reading

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October 6 – Teachers

Psalm 111; Leviticus 14:33-53; 2 Timothy 1:13-18 I think one comedy team understands the importance of teaching. Key and Peele did a routine a few years ago that looked at teachers as the heroes they are. It’s called “Teacher Center.” … Continue reading

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May 28 – Seeking Spiritual Balance

Romans 3:9-31; 1 Samuel 12; Psalm 57 If you have ever talked to a Baptist, you probably know Romans 3:23. We like to talk to people about their relationship with God and this verse begins the process because it highlights … Continue reading

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December 19 – Remember Your Roots

Colossians 1:24-2:19; Ezekiel 27-28; Isaiah 54 The saying among Christians is that all the ground at the foot of the cross is level. It seems like a strange saying, especially when we think of the crucifixion happening on a mountain. … Continue reading

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October 30 – Lawbreaker!

1 Timothy 1; Isaiah 31-33; Psalm 119:33-64 “There oughta be a law against that.” How many times have you thought or said those words as you observed someone doing something that could be dangerous. The truth, of course, is that … Continue reading

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October 26 – Gaining Strength for Today

1 Thessalonians 5; Isaiah 23-24; Psalm 116 Does God really understand what we go through here on earth? Troubles hit us from every side. We endure sickness and pain. We face constant persecution for our faith. (Ok, maybe not us, … Continue reading

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December 12 – Supportive Prayer

Philippians 1:1-11; Ezekiel 18; Isaiah 47 As I write this, my family has a small crisis. It’s a kind that most families go through so I won’t go into the details, but it’s important to us right now. In the … Continue reading

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