A Refuge in Troubled Times

A Refuge in Troubled Times

“God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble. Therefore, we will not fear though the earth gives way, though the mountains be moved into the heart of the sea, though its waters roar and foam, though the mountains tremble at its swelling” (Psalm...
Logical and Loving Limits

Logical and Loving Limits

If we are honest with ourselves, there are times, throughout our Christian lives, that we look upon the laws of God as binding and confining, like shackles that impede our freedom. But, the longer one walks with God, the more one comes to understand that all of the...
Go Figure

Go Figure

”For My thoughts are not your thoughts, nor are your ways My ways,” declares the Lord. “For as the heavens are higher than the earth, so are My ways higher than your ways and My thoughts higher than your thoughts” (Isaiah 55:8-9). I must confess, there have been many...
Emblems of the Infinite King

Emblems of the Infinite King

With the arrival of Christmas each year, the SBC bookstore is stocked with books containing seasonal themes along with books that would make excellent gifts. Often, I look for books to send to my grandchildren. This past year was no exception and of the books being...
Cheerfully Pray for One Another

Cheerfully Pray for One Another

From the devotional “Morning and Evening” by Charles Haddon Spurgeon. “Pray for One Another.” James 5:16 Be encouraged to cheerfully offer intercessory prayer, by remembering that such prayer is the sweetest God ever hears. The prayer of Christ is of this...