Religion

Be Careful How You Walk
  Ephesians 5 begins by telling us to be imitators of God.  We are told of the contrast between darkness and light; also we are told not to walk in darkness.  Furthermore,...
A Thought
In her book, One Faithful Promise: the Wesleyan Covenant for Renewal, Magrey R. deVega wrote; “The sum effect of composing your spirit is that you realize you are of equal...
A Bride for Isaac and a Bride for Christ (No. 2)
The business of finding a wife for Jesus Christ is the most serious business on Earth! A great weight rests on the shoulders of every born again Christian, for it is God’s...
“May We Never Forget”
9/11 No one needs to tell us what that means. Even though those who are 15-years-old and younger don’t remember that infamous day, I’m sure they’ve been taught its...
“Just Keep Breathing—and Praising”
I don’t really like the “o” word. You know the one that defines you as “over the hill” or “washed up” or makes you eligible for the senior discount at the local...
Let No One Deceive You
  Ephesians 5:1-6 is a sobering passage, “Therefore be imitators of God, as beloved children; 2 and walk in love, just as Christ also loved you and gave Himself up for us,...
Discipleship Model for the New Testament Church
  When Paul found it necessary to leave the island of Crete, he left Titus in his place of leadership.  Paul tasked Titus with finding and developing leadership for the...
A Thought
“Count it all joy when you fall into various trials, knowing that the testing of your faith produces patience.  But let patience have its perfect work, that you may be...
A Bride for Isaac and a Bride for Christ
Genesis 24: 4-6 Abraham had called on his eldest servant and he gave him orders to go find a wife for his son Isaac. The servant was told, go into my country and find a...
“What Is Truth?”
That’s the question Pilate asked at Jesus’ in response to His answer at the hastily thrown-together kangaroo court trial (John 18:38a). Most likely, it was a rhetorical...
Let No One Deceive You
  Ephesians 5:1-6 is a sobering passage, “Therefore be imitators of God, as beloved children; 2 and walk in love, just as Christ also loved you and gave Himself up for us,...
A Thought
“The angel answered Mary, ‘The Holy Spirit will come upon you, and the power of the Highest will overshadow you; therefore, also that Holy One who is to be born will be...
“On Preaching the Word”
48 years. That’s a long time. Or so it seems at times. But, when looked at in the big scheme of things, it’s hardly a blip on the radar screen of history. Even so,...
Holzhauer Host Bible Study
UCA sophomore, Maggie Holzhauer, held a prayer journal session on August 11 at Gillett United Methodist Church. The young ladies attending were...


A Thought
“When you have had children and children’s children, and become complacent in the land … you will not live long on the land but will be utterly destroyed … You shall love...