• The Greatest of These, in Heaven and on Earth

    There is no greater motivating force in the world than Love, because God is Love; and without this Love constraining us, the measure of faith given each of us will not work, and the Lord will be robbed of pleasure (Heb.11:6).

  • The Remnant: True to the Truth

    Once, the world was one, and it didn’t turn out so well. Really, it just revealed how quickly people forget; especially how easily they forget the Word of God. The story is told in Genesis 11. There, we read that the whole earth was of “one language, and of one...

  • Indispensable

    Indispensable  Some people are indispensable members of Christ’s body — they get superabundant honor. The list goes this way: 1) The feeble 2) The less honored 3) The uncomely  (These  are strength-less or weak). 4) Unbeautified, shapeless and not elegant. These groups often get kicked to the curb. Matthew 25:40  teaches, “Inasmuch as...

  • The Beauty of Holiness

    Righteousness and holiness are words out of fashion. To some, they are terms that imply exclusion and division. They are words employed to convey the sense of things sacred, and sacred things are things that seem out of reach. Jesus changed this. He came from Heaven to earth, the only...

  • Made for War

    The best defense is a good offense – or so I have heard it said by a number of sports coaches through the years. In fact, this is an ancient concept; really it’s one that’s as old as Creation. Follow this with me. Genesis opens by telling us that “the...