Author Archives: leoninlittlerock

About leoninlittlerock

Preaching minister for Central church of Christ in Little Rock. Author of over 20 books including: When a Loved one Dies, Spiritual Development, Skid Marks on the Family Drive, Challenges in the church, To Know Christ and A Drink of Living Water.

ASHAMED

Being ashamed is a common feeling.  I would doubt that anyone has lived long without feeling some sense of shame either for things they have done wrong or right things they failed to do.  There are certainly things in life … Continue reading

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BUT GROW

Challenges are all around us.  Some are to do good and others would pull us in the wrong direction entirely.  In the short book of 2 Peter the writer laid out all the wrong things that were going on among … Continue reading

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WHEN YOU ARE OLD

I realize any conversation about being old can bring negative thoughts to people.  But this is a phrase taken directly from Jesus in John 21.  It was after the death and resurrection of Jesus and before he ascended back to … Continue reading

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MOUNTAINS AND MOLE HILLS

Jesus had a different way of saying that sometimes we make mountains out of mole hills.  He said that people strain out a gnat and swallow a camel but the point is the same.  I suspect it is a universal … Continue reading

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LET HIM HEAR

Which is most important being a good listener or a good speaker?  We tend to put much more emphasis on speaking.  But if you look at Jesus and his teaching, he had much more to say about listening.  One of … Continue reading

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IN THE EYE OF THE STORM

It is extremely difficult to go through two major storms in such a short time as has been the case with Hurricane Harvey in Texas and now Irma that has hit Florida and is the the process of hitting lots … Continue reading

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GOD WILL REVEAL

Try along with me to put yourself into a Roman prison during the first century alongside the apostle Paul.  He hadn’t committed any crimes.  His arrest had been for preaching Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior.  Because he had preached … Continue reading

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