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

Life Lesson #11

In Genesis 4:1-16, the Bible tell us the well known event of Cain killing Able. As the events unfold we see that Cain became infuriatingly angry with Able, but why would one event be angering enough to kill? This one event was the outcome of many years of not dealing with emotional disappointments in his … More Life Lesson #11

Life Lesson #10

There is not much said about Demas in the Bible, he is only mentioned twice in greetings, and once in a way that seems to sum up his Christianity in just a few words. Paul says to Timothy, in 2 Timothy 4:9-10, “Make every effort to come to me soon for Demas, having love this … More Life Lesson #10

Life Lesson #9

When the Israelites entered into the promised land, God had given them supernatural ability to defeat all the inhabitants of the land. In Joshua 9:1-15,  the Bible says the people of Gibeon heard about the great battles of Jericho and Ai and  they set about to trick Israel into making a treaty. Verse 4 states, … More Life Lesson #9

Life Lesson #8

In the life of Onesimus, written about in the book of Philemon, we can see a perfect example of the work of God in a new believer. Oneimus was the runaway slave of Philemon, who was brought to the saving knowledge of Jesus Christ through the preaching of Paul and Timmothy, but soon after they sent … More Life Lesson #8

Life Lesson #7

During Israel’s wondering’s in the desert, recorded in Numbers 16:1-35, approximately 250 people led by Korah, Dathan, Abriam and On came against Moses. In verse 3 they complained to Moses saying, “You have gone far enough, for all the congregation are holy, everyone of them, and the Lord is in their midst; so why do … More Life Lesson #7

Life Lesson #6

There is an amazing event of Gods provision for His own in the lives of Joseph, Mary and Jesus. Jesus, after having emptied Himself, came to earth as an infant, relying totally on His Heavenly Father to provide all His needs, and God did just that. In Matthew 2, we can read about the time … More Life Lesson #6

Life Lesson #5

The life event of King Saul and the war with Amalek in 1 Samuel 15, can be a picture of our lives in reference to sin. When the Holy Spirit points out a sin in our lives, rarely do we completely sever the sin from our life but save a little, just in case. When … More Life Lesson #5

Life Lesson #4

There are many wonderful things said about Mary the mother of Jesus, but what stands out the most to me is her willingness to obey. In Luke 1:26-38, Mary is visited by the Angel Gabriel telling her of the wonderful news of being mother to the Son of God, and Mary said, “Behold, the bondslave of … More Life Lesson #4

Life Lesson #3

In 1 Samuel 17, long before David became king of Israel, we read the account of his killing the giant Goliath. At this time, David, was the family shepherd, but the family did not look highly on this job. Eliab, David’s oldest brother, said sarcastically, in verse 28, “…With whom have you left those few … More Life Lesson #3