A Salty Life

There are many different belief systems about God in the world today, even within our own Christian circles and it is tempting to share our views with all who will listen. A problem arises when one does not listen. I have seen so many well-meaning Christians, in their zeal to spread the good news, get … More A Salty Life

Judge or not judge

There is an saying, “When you point your finger at someone there are three more pointing back at you.” In other words before you judge  anothers actions you had better make sure your actions are righteous. Judgment in the Scriptures is very tricky. On one hand we are told not to judge in Matthew 7:1 … More Judge or not judge

The New Norm

When discussing his recent marriage to longtime girlfriend, Carson Daily said, “We are the new norm.” The thing I find interesting about this is, he and his wife have been together for 10 years and have three children, with one on the way. He is correct!  Today living together and having children out of wedlock … More The New Norm

Good Intentions

It is New Year’s eve and many of us have made New Year’s resolutions. Each year it seems we start off with good intentions of getting closer to God and getting healthy but before we know it we have forgotten and have fallen away from our plans. This year, just like you, I will try … More Good Intentions

To see Jesus

Do you want to have a closer relationship with Jesus? Hebrews 12:14 states, “Pursue peace with all men, and the sanctification without which no one will see the Lord.” This verse tells us two things we must do to see Jesus, pursue peace and sanctification. To pursue is to run after or chase, which is … More To see Jesus

How Jesus loved

Jesus said, “…love one another, even as I have loved you…” John 13:34. Think about it, what you have read about the life of Jesus?  Think about the way He showed love to others. A few ways that I have found is, He was not too good to talk to the outcast woman at the … More How Jesus loved

Let Peace Rule

“Let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts…” Colossians 3:15. What does it mean to let peace rule? Letting peace rule is to choose to do whatever you can to cause peace in a situation. If an argument, you choose to end it, give up, create peace in it. If the actions of another irritate … More Let Peace Rule

Conflict

For blogging 201, the most popular post. “We will always experience conflict, it is how you deal with conflict that defines your experiences in life.” Unknown author. A man enters the bus and proceeds to yell at me because I have not left the station on time. He continued to yell at me for a … More Conflict

Hope

All hope is not lost when one falls into sin, the writer in Galatians 6:2 says to restore them. “Brethren, even if a man is caught in any trespass, you who are spiritual, restore such a one in a spirit of gentleness; each one looking to yourself, lest you too be tempted.” To restore is … More Hope