Tag Archives: God loves

May 12 – Stay on Message

Acts 20:17-34; Judges 14-15; Job 42 Whether it’s a political campaign or someone advertising a product, a good consultant will remind the candidate or the ad company to stay on message. It’s easy to get distracted and support other good … Continue reading

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May 7 – E Unum Pluribus

Acts 17:16-34; Judges 7-8; Job 37 “E pluribus Unum” was the unofficial motto of the United States until the phrase “In God we trust” was adopted officially in 1956. The phrase was meant to convey the amazing experiment that was … Continue reading

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March 1 – Ministry Costs

Matthew 8:14-34; Leviticus 1-2; Proverbs 19 Mother Teresa became convinced at the age of 12 that she was called to religious life. She left her home in Macedonia at the age of 18 and joined a convent in Ireland, never … Continue reading

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February 14 – Love and Good Deeds

Hebrews 10:19-39; Exodus 11:1-12:51; Proverbs 4 Belle Baumfree doesn’t fit the mold we have for slaves. She was born in New York. She grew up speaking Dutch. While New York began the process of emancipating slaves in the 1799, she … Continue reading

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December 7 – Adoption

Psalm 126; Isaiah 40:1-11; Romans 8:22-25 My friends had a court date to finalize the adoption of their beautiful little girl. The judge looked over the docket and decided that he was going to take care of this case first. … Continue reading

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May 17 – Here Come da Judge

Psalm 48; Ezekiel 11:14-25; 1 Corinthians 2:12-16 If you listen to some people, there’s no such thing as right or wrong. Mention that something is wrong and they will screech “Jesus said not to judge!” While it is true that … Continue reading

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January 7 – Foolishness

Baptism of the Lord Psalm 29 (The voice of God upon the waters); Ecclesiastes 1:1-11 (There is nothing new under the sun); 1 Corinthians 1:18-31 (The power and wisdom of God) There are those who look at life as being … Continue reading

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April 4 – When Answers Aren’t Enough

Matthew 26:26-46; Deuteronomy 1-2; Job 4 You’ve seen people who are going through difficult times – you’ve probably been through difficult times. When they, or you, asked the question “Why?” there was probably somebody standing by with the good old … Continue reading

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