Monthly Archives: January 2016

REDEEMING THE BROKEN HEARTS

Think of two men mentioned in Scripture.  They knew each other well.  They travelled together with Jesus day after day for over two years.  Their names were Simon Peter and Judas Iscariot.  Both were chosen by Jesus to become one … Continue reading

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WHOSE NAMES ARE WRITTEN IN HEAVEN

In the Book of Hebrews the preacher was pleading with these Jewish Christians who were struggling with their faith to stay true to Jesus, that he is the better way.  At the end of chapter 12 he compares what the … Continue reading

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REDEEMING BROKEN MARRIAGES

God’s ideal plan for marriage was stated quite clearly in Genesis 2:23-25.  God had noted that it wasn’t good for a man to be alone.  Among all the animals no suitable companion was found for him, so he put Adam … Continue reading

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PEACE AND HOLINESS

Some times God’s spokesmen in Scripture tie things together that I wouldn’t think of as fitting with each other.  Such is the case in Hebrews 12:14-17.  “Make every effort to live in peace with everyone and to be holy; without … Continue reading

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REDEEMING BROKEN LIVES

Think of the difference between Jesus as a leader in the world and just about any other person or group of people that you can imagine.  Jesus majored in healing broken, messed up lives and turning them around to become, … Continue reading

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WHEN GOD DISCIPLINES

How do you feel about being disciplined, especially by God?  The word discipline doesn’t usually bring pleasant thoughts to our minds.  Yet, if you look at the word, it is obvious it is tied closely to the word “Disciple.”  To … Continue reading

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THE REDEMPTIVE VIEW

How do you look at the person who is down and out, struggling with life, and fallen from most of the dreams they once had as they started trying to live for God?  How do you look at that person … Continue reading

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