Coming Back to Life

Tuesday, July 4, 2017 Coming Back to Life “Then we will not turn back from You; revive us, and we will call upon Your name.”—Psalm 80:18 America needs an awakening, but the church needs a revival. We often use the words revival and awakening interchangeably, but there is a distinction. An awakening is when a […]

What Story Is Your Life Telling?

Wednesday, June 28, 2017 What Story Is Your Life Telling? No one can live forever; all will die. No one can escape the power of the grave.—Psalm 89:48 The October 1992 cover of LIFE magazine posed this question: “Can We Stop Aging?” According to the article inside, scientists suggest that we can and will. But […]

The Junk Food of Life

Wednesday, May 17, 2017 The Junk Food of Life All things are lawful for me, but not all things are helpful; all things are lawful for me, but not all things edify.—1 Corinthians 10:23 Have you ever filled up on appetizers? Maybe you’ve had a meal waiting for you, but then you started snacking. Suddenly […]

A Life-and-Death Debate

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 A Life-and-Death Debate Beloved, while I was very diligent to write to you concerning our common salvation, I found it necessary to write to you exhorting you to contend earnestly for the faith which was once for all delivered to the saints.—Jude 1:3 I have been preaching for a long time […]

God’s Trade-in Deal

Friday, April 28, 2017 God’s Trade-in Deal This means that anyone who belongs to Christ has become a new person. The old life is gone; a new life has begun!—2 Corinthians 5:17 Imagine turning on your television and seeing a car dealer standing in front of a fleet of Ferraris. He says, “Hi, I’m Crazy […]

The Ghost Bike

Tuesday, March 28, 2017 The Ghost Bike Jesus said to him, “I am the way, the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through Me.”—John 14:6 Once when I was traveling, I caught a cab to the airport for my flight home. The cab driver’s name was Tom. We were cruising […]

Psalm 121:7-8

The Lord will keep you from all evil; he will keep your life. The Lord will keep your going out and your coming in from this time forth and forevermore. – Psalm 121:7-8

 Deuteronomy 30:15-20

  See, I have set before you today life and prosperity, death and adversity. If you obey the commandments of the Lord your God that I am commanding you today, by loving the Lord your God, walking in his ways, and observing his commandments, decrees, and ordinances, then you shall live and become numerous, and […]

Psalm 23:6

“Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life; and I will dwell in the house of the LORD forever.” — Psalm 23:6