Minister Articles (Page 32)

Put Some Air In It

My toolbox – In my toolbox I have this nice little tire plugging kit. It is one of the most important tools I have. In the kit is a tool that pulls the nail out of the tire. It has a tool to clean the edges. And it has a tool to insert the new…

Open Your Eyes

Open my eyes, that I may behold Wonderful things from Your law. Psalm 119:18 NASB I hope to open your curiosity with this short article about opening your eyes. There is so much that we could say about the topic that I don’t plan to explain it all, but what I expect is to open…

Murmuration

Ever heard of “murmuration”? According to Webster’s Unabridged Dictionary it means: The act of murmuring: the utterance of low continuous sounds or complaining noises. Of Starlings: a flock The video presented Anniversary Sunday morning during our Bible class was a murrmuration of starlings. You can view the video on YouTube and it is called “Amazing…

Unity

  Philippians 2:3-5   What can we accomplish when we work together?  Think of it as a team. There is so much that goes on in sports, much more than just guys throwing a ball, catching a ball, kicking a ball or hitting a ball.  All of the team has to be in unison in order to…

Give Me The Bible

Romans 15:4 (NASB) “For whatever was written in earlier times was written for our instruction, so that through perseverance and the encouragement of the Scriptures we might have hope.” This is a great text for adult mature Christians, but also is a great text for young learners. Almost anything that we buy now comes with…

Dressed To Serve

Luke 12:35 “Be dressed ready for service and keep your lamps burning.” Sunday’s night lesson made me think about this mindset. Jesus is giving encouragement to his followers to have the mindset to be ready to serve. There are some days that I wear different types of clothes to the church office. Depending on what…

I’m Praying For You

What a blessing to be a part of God’s family. There are, of course, all the blessings of heaven given to us in Christ Jesus. These include our salvation, the forgiveness of sins, the adoption by God as His children and the promise of eternal life. Then there is the love we have for one…

Love Does No Wrong

Romans 13:10 Love does no wrong to a neighbor. Therefore love is the fulfillment of the law. This a jewel of a passage in Romans. All the words of God are precious, however there are some verses that speak more to our hearts than others, depending on where we are in life. This verse is…

In Distress

Jonah 2 The prayer of Jonah in Chapter 2; we can understand something about prayer. Jonah was in distress. Jonah was in pain, sorrow and suffering. Jonah was in that position because he put himself in that position by running away from God. Jonah refused to do what God asked him to do, which was…