Let the Amen, sound from His people again

Let the Amen, sound from His people again

A friend of mine is dying. As I held his hand last night, I prayed. I prayed for mercy, That he would not suffer terrible pain but live out his swan song in comfort.  The Lord is merciful and gracious, slow to anger and abounding in steadfast love (Psalm 103:8). I...
The sun always sets

The sun always sets

You have been privy to most, if not all, of my relationships. I’ve always appreciated the godly advice and wisdom that have always been mine for the taking, and have always provided a willing ear whenever I came knocking, provided, of course, that we had enough...
A Message Worth Defending

A Message Worth Defending

Galatians 1:11-24, ESV I became a Christian 2003, when I was about 15 years old. As it is when you come to know Christ and his great love for you, the change in me was quite significant, so much that many people, including my own family, soon nicknamed me “pastor” (I...
God Has A Purpose For Your Life

God Has A Purpose For Your Life

Genesis 49:29-50:26 I enjoy reading novels. Especially ones with a good ending. Don’t take that to mean I like mushy, Disney-like books. I’m more a John Grisham fan than a Mills and Boon devotee. I love a story that is full of tragedy, and yet ends on a high hopeful...