The Fullness of Glory

It was a time of crisis. The king was dead and the nation’s future uncertain after an exceptional season of peace and prosperity. Isaiah mourned for Uzziah, whose reign stretched for 52 years. This man of invention and innovation fortified cities, expanded armies, and developed engines of war – mechanized...

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A Flower’s Power

Esther found herself on the inside, a girl of beauty dropped into the midst of a political storm. Her parents dead, she had become the ward of her uncle Mordecai. She and her uncle were Jews living in the Medo-Persian empire, a massive conglomeration of 127 territories that stretched from...

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Father and Contest

The Father and the Contest –what does one concept have to do with the other? Actually, both are significant to the believer in Christ.  When I become a Christian, I enter into a relationship and regiment. I am part of the family of God and I am also a soldier...

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Happy Now Year

We tend to think in terms of past and future, of what we did, and of what we are going to do. Such thinking leaves us ignoring the moment. But our God is the God of Now. He revealed His Name — “I AM THAT I AM” — to Moses...

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Good News of Great Joy

I bring you good news of great joy. For unto you is born … a Savior, who is Christ the Lord. This shall be a sign unto you; you should find the Babe wrapped in swaddling clothes, lying in a manger. These are the words from Heaven spoken by angels...

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