Family Minister (Page 13)

Teach Integrity

Proverbs 4:23  “Keep your heart with all vigilance, for from it flow the springs of life.” After teaching the book of Proverbs, I find myself once again blessed by its teachings. One lesson that is constant in the book is character and integrity, and those two start in the heart. The basics of everything we…

Save them, not destroy them

Luke 9:51-56 (NASB) When the days were approaching for His ascension, He was determined to go to Jerusalem; and He sent messengers on ahead of Him, and they went and entered a village of the Samaritans to make arrangements for Him. But they did not receive Him, because He was traveling toward Jerusalem. When His…

God Is Good Too

“The steadfast love of the LORD never ceases; his mercies never come to an end; they are new every morning; great is your faithfulness. The LORD is my portion, says my soul, therefore I will hope in him. The LORD is good to those who wait for him, to the soul who seeks him.” Lamentations…

God Is Good Too

“The steadfast love of the LORD never ceases; his mercies never come to an end; they are new every morning; great is your faithfulness. The LORD is my portion, says my soul, therefore I will hope in him. The LORD is good to those who wait for him, to the soul who seeks him.” Lamentations…

I’ll See You Soon

When I think about the phrase,“ I’ll see you soon”, it makes me think that I hope to see that person again. It is a sad phrase when you have to let go of someone you love and care about. But you know there is a possibility that your paths will meet again. When Jesus…

Christian Training part II

As you know much of our Christian training has to be done by us. When we are hurting we tend to quit or not practice Christian training. It is easy to let go when we are hurting. It is easy to say this can wait for another day.  Everyday someone is going to hurt us.…

Jonah

Most of us know of Jonah because he was inside the belly of a big fish. Many of us remember Jonah because of his temper and his stubbornness. Usually I think of all of these when I think of Jonah. But there is one more thing I would like to think when I think of…

Created for Good Works

  For by grace you have been saved through faith; and that not of yourselves, it is the gift of God; 9 not as a result of works, so that no one may boast. 10 For we are His workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand so that we would…