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  • Forced to Change - A Devotion
    Forced to Change - A Devotion
    Ephesians 2:10 (NLT)For we are God’s masterpiece. He has created us anew in Christ Jesus, so we can do the good things he planned for us long ago.As she made her way to the altar for prayer, the tall beautiful woman caught my attention....
  • Have Mercy - A Devotion
    We Must Have Mercy - A Devotion
    Psalm 116:1-2 (NLT)I love the LORD because he hears my voice and my prayer for mercy. Because he bends down to listen, I will pray as long as I have breath!Mercy is the compassionate or kindly forbearance shown toward an offender, enemy or other...
  • Back on Top - A Devotion
    Back on Top - A Devotion
    I John 4:4 (NLT)But you belong to God, my dear children. You have already won a victory over those people, because the Spirit who lives in you is greater than the spirit who lives in the world.There are days in this life that make it tough to...
  • 40 Days of Lent
    An explanation of the 2015 Lenten season
    A picture depicting the 40 days of Lent was posted on social media and a question arose about the significance. I will attempt to make a long story short with an explanation, but some things are difficult to shorten like the celebration leading up...
  • More Grace Again - A Devotion
    More Grace Again - A Devotion
    Romans 5:20-21 (NLT)God’s law was given so that all people could see how sinful they were. But as people sinned more and more, God’s wonderful grace became more abundant. So just as sin ruled over all people and brought them to death,...
  • Boy admits he lied about having near death experience
    Boy admits he lied about having near death experience
    The six-year-old boy who penned the 2010 New York Times best seller, The Boy who Came Back from Heavenalong with his father, Kevin, has now admitted that he lied to get attention.Alex Malarkey, 16, claimed that while he was in a coma following an...
  • Still Adjusting - A Devotion
    Still Adjusting - A Devotion
    Ephesians 1:3-6 (Message)How blessed is God! And what a blessing he is! He’s the Father of our Master, Jesus Christ, and takes us to the high places of blessing in him. Long before he laid down earth’s foundations, he had us in mind,...
  • Blinded by the Light - A Devotion
    Blinded by Light - A Devotion
    Psalm 97:11-12 (NLT)Light shines on the godly and joy on those whose hearts are right. May all who are godly rejoice in the LORD and praise his holy name!I know that God loves me. I know that He is good. I know that He is not only mindful of me...
  • Darwinape
    Arguments against Christianity...and some responses
    Atheists look determined to disprove the existence of God. They attempt to provide some arguments that suggest there is evidence that God does not exist. A reader, in the comment section of one of my articles, supplied me with several of these...
  • Small Beginning - A Devotion
    Small Beginning - A Devotion
    I Corinthians 15:37-38 (NLT)And what you put in the ground is not the plant that will grow, but only a bare seed of wheat or whatever you are planting. Then God gives it the new body he wants it to have. A different plant grows from each kind of...
  • Rise Above - A Devotion
    Rising Above - A Devotion
    Matthew 13:33 (NLT)Jesus also used this illustration: “The Kingdom of Heaven is like the yeast a woman used in making bread. Even though she put only a little yeast in three measures of flour, it permeated every part of the dough.”As...
  • Cover Me - A Devotion
    Cover Me - A Devotion
    Psalm 91:1-4 (NLT)Those who live in the shelter of the Most High will find rest in the shadow of the Almighty. This I declare about the LORD: He alone is my refuge, my place of safety; He is my God, and I trust him. For He will rescue you from...
  • Acts 2:36
    Free resources for studying or teaching the Acts of the Apostles
    The book of Acts, or as titled in some Bibles, The Acts of the Apostles, is the fifth book in the New Testament. It was written by Luke, who was not one of the twelve disciples, but rather a physician who traveled with the Apostle Paul. The book...
  • Every Other Thing - A Devotion
    Every Other Thing - A Devotion
    Psalm 27:4-6 (NLT)The one thing I ask of the LORD—the thing I seek most— is to live in the house of the LORD all the days of my life, delighting in the LORD’s perfections and meditating in his Temple. For he will conceal me there...
  • Moment by Moment - A Devotion
    Living Moment by Moment - A Devotion
    I Peter 1:15-16 (NLT)But now you must be holy in everything you do, just as God who chose you is holy. For the Scriptures say, “You must be holy because I am holy.”We were on our way to the home improvement store when I received a text...