Minister Articles (Page 35)

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…

Stars Over Yosemite

Recently, we took a family trip to Giant Sequoia/ Kings Canyon National Park and Yosemite National Park. We saw some breathtaking scenery and made some lasting memories. We also experienced some of those wonderful “teachable moments.” One of those occurred when we attended a night time program called “Stars Over Yosemite.” A park ranger escorted…

Words of The Faithful

At the request of Jehoshaphat, King of Judah, Ahab, King of Israel, reluctantly sent one of his officials to get the prophet of God named Micaiah. As the official was bringing Micaiah, he pleaded with him to speak what was in agreement with the other “prophets” and deliver a favorable message to the king. Micaiah…

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…

Presence

My wife shared the sweetest story with me a few weeks ago that I want to share with you. To set the stage, Whitney has the same class this year as she had last year. It is called “looping.” They have become a tight knit family, and she loves them as much as they love…

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.…

Simple Things

It’s simple things. Too often overlooked things. But without them there is no greatness in people. Without greatness in people there is not greatness in a nation. With these simple things, even the simplest among us demonstrates greatness. Here is a sampling of these simple things: Stop lying and speak the truth. Control your emotions,…