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CALVARY

March 31st, 2018|0 Comments

Come with me to the hill of Calvary. Watch as the soldiers shove the carpenter to the ground and stretch his arms against the beams. Jesus turns his face toward the nail just as the soldier lifts the hammer to strike it! Couldn’t Jesus have stopped him? With a flex of bicep, a clench of the fist, he could have [...]

Time To Fill Up

By |September 14th, 2017|

There are two types of drivers in this world – those who fill up their car with gas when it’s still half full and those who wait until the level is so low that their [...]

Not So Common

By |September 6th, 2017|

You lead a common life. Punctuated by occasional weddings, job transfers, bowling trophies, and graduations—a few highlights—but mainly it’s the day-to-day rhythm you share with the majority of humanity. Do commoners rate in heaven? Does [...]

Come to Me

By |August 22nd, 2017|

There is a correlation between the way you feel about yourself and the way you feel about others. If you are at peace with yourself you will get along with others. The converse is also [...]

FREE TO BE HONEST

By |August 3rd, 2017|

My high school baseball coach had a firm rule against chewing tobacco and he wanted to draw it to our attention. He got our attention all right.  Before long we’d all tried it! It was [...]

I’ve Got It All In Hand

By |July 26th, 2017|

People often need to be able to explain a tragedy “For He “has put everything under His feet.” Now when it says that “everything” has been put under Him, it is clear that this does [...]

God, Our Refuge

By |July 25th, 2017|

Refuge is a favorite word of David’s. You will count as many as forty-plus appearances in some versions of the Bible. But never did David use the word more poignantly than in Psalm 57. The [...]