READY… EVERY DAY IN EVERY WAY!

“In the spring, at the time when kings go off to war, David sent Joab out with the king’s men and the whole Israelite army.”   II Samuel 11:1  I have spring fever! I’ve got it bad!  The calendar says March 20 is the first day of spring, but we all know how    …

Believers Can Have FUN Too!

“The fool says in his heart, ‘There is no God.’ “  Psalm 14:1 I miss “February Follies.”  Do you remember “February Follies?” We would usually gather ahead of time in the Fellowship Hall for a delicious meal and conversation around the table.  Following the meal we’d move into the Sanctuary and enjoy some time of…

God Bless Us – Everyone!

“Behold, I will create new heavens and a new earth. The former things will not be remembered, nor will they come to mind.”   –  Isaiah 65:17 Friday, November 18 was a gorgeous day with unseasonably warm temperatures and a sunny sky! But Saturday! The bottom fell out! The temperature plummeted, the winds blew, and snow…

What Will You Bring To The Future?

“So Israel has been in rebellion against the house of David to this day.” I Kings 12:19 931 B.C. is a sad date in Israel’s past.  Rehoboam, son of Solomon, ascended to the throne and made a very undiplomatic decision.  Led by Jeroboam, the ten northern tribes of Israel asked Rehoboam what type of leadership…

FORGIVENESS & ATONEMENT BECOME REALITY

“If we confess our sins, God is faithful and just and will      forgive us our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness… if anybody does sin, we have one who speaks to the Father    in our defense—Jesus Christ, the Righteous One. He is the atoning sacrifice for our sins…”  – I John…

Not Just a Small Crack Anymore

“Don’t you know that a little yeast works through the whole batch of dough?” I Corinthians 5:6 It was a Tuesday evening and I was on my way home from Fenton. I had just enjoyed some time with Daniel, Carrie, Zoe and MacKenzie. As I was heading south on Milford Road it was raining hard. A north bound car…

Get Wisdom!

“Wisdom is supreme; therefore get wisdom.” Proverbs 4:7a I am one foolish decision away from complete chaos. All it takes is just one foolish decision or choice and life as I know it will totally unravel. I can think of numerous examples of foolish decisions that totally changed the course of a person’s life. Saul was King of…

Evaluate Your Life

(Excerpt from the book Ten: How The Commandments Set Us Free) Occasionally, it’s important to step back from our lives and evaluate whether or not God is our true hub.   Is He really first—not in the sense that there are other things on our list but in the sense that He’s the center of our…