Little ones are the ones who know best the ways of the Lord. Jesus said so when He caught the disciples as they argued about who was the greatest among them. The Savior set a child there before them and proclaimed the truth that to such belongs the Kingdom of God. What was He saying? […]
There is so much in this crazy world in which we live that competes for our attention. Life is confusing. Thinking clearly in the midst of all the obstructions and noise has become more difficult than ever. To know what I believe and why I believe is a mountain the believer must climb to find […]
Jesus sat down by a well and asked for a drink from a woman, a Samaritan woman who was strangely coming for her water in the middle of the day. The sun was high and the weather dry. This had to be a laborious chore for her. As we read on, we discover the reasons […]
“But the end of all things is at hand: be ye therefore sober, and watch unto prayer. …have fervent charity among yourselves: for charity shall cover the multitude of sins. use hospitality one to another without grudging. As every man hath received the gift, even so minister the same one to another, as good stewards […]
“He must increase.” John the Baptist saw the Lamb and he knew that his work was nearly done. He had felt the presence of the Lord even before he was born. He delighted in the coming of this day. Like Jesus, his birth was a work of wonder, an answer to the prayers of an […]
God wants us to "know ... and believe ... the Love that [He] cherishes for us" (I John 4:16, Ampl). Let's then choose to believe and receive it, to keep ourselves in it (Jude 21), and to let our lives and identity be defined by this unchanging, life-changing Love in which He has enfolded us (Eph.4:15, Ampl) and wrapped us in tenderness (II Cor.5:14, Wuest), compelling us to truly live "not I, but Christ".