In the Bleachers or On the Field

In the Bleachers or On the Field

“Do you not know that those who run in a race all run, but only one receives the prize? Run in such a way that you may win. I run in such away, as not without aim; I box in such a way, as not beating the air; I discipline my body and make my slave…so that, I myself...
The Last Days?

The Last Days?

“The end of all things is at hand; therefore, be self-controlled and sober-minded…” (I Peter 4:7). “Children, it is the last hour, and as you have heard that antichrist is coming, so now many antichrists have come. Therefore, we know that it is the last hour” (I John...
Change is Inevitable

Change is Inevitable

I just did an online search of the phrase, “Change is Inevitable.” Variations of the phrase and explanations of it filled page after page on my computer screen. I kept scrolling until I noticed a number at the bottom of the page. The number of search results that were...
The Dangers of Drifting

The Dangers of Drifting

“Therefore, we must pay much closer attention to what we have heard, lest we drift away from it” (Hebrews 2:1). I have always been fascinated by this verse because it is a warning, given to Christians, concerning a very subtle danger in the lives of us all, drifting....
Homesick

Homesick

Every once in a while, I find myself so very homesick for a place that I have not yet been. This same longing filled the heart of the Apostle Paul and he mentioned it from time to time. “I prefer to be absent from this body and to be at home with the Lord” (II...
Acceptable in His Sight

Acceptable in His Sight

“Let the words of my mouth and the meditation of my heart be acceptable in Your sight, O Lord, my rock and my Redeemer” (Psalm 19:14). For the last couple of days I have been pondering the verse above, it is a prayer that recognized that God not only hears the words...