Consistency

Doing the right things consistently is not easy. We only see the benefit of right choices as we work at being consistent. Choosing the right action once usually doesn’t have much of a payoff. Don’t you wish eating one healthy meal a month was enough to be healthy? Wouldn’t it be...
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Loving People Like Jesus

Loving people that are in need is just easy to wrap my mind and heart around. The Good Samaritan story just makes sense to me. The guy was beat up and left for dead. Of course we should love on this guy. Other issues seem pretty clear as well. Loving people by feeding hungry kids...
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God’s Greatest Desire Is You

What’s your greatest desire? Is it finally getting your dream house, maybe going on a dream vacation, or possibly winning the lottery? Maybe it’s tough even coming up with a “greatest desire.” We all have many wants that may or may not be realized in this life. What would God’s...
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God Will Never Stop Reaching Out To You

If you work for a telemarketing company please forgive me for what I’m about to say. The truth is I absolutely hate getting soliciting phone calls. Often, these people are relentless. I remember once getting the same phone call from the same company at the same time every day for...
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Desires of My Heart

Ps. 37:4 “Delight yourself in the Lord and He will give you the desires of your heart.” I first read those words many years ago as a young man. The struggle I had at the time was whether or not I was going to believe them. Is this promise really true? If I found delight in my...
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God Is Still In Control

In light of world events it’s easy to wonder if God is still in control. More and more it seems as if this world is coming off the tracks. The horrific actions of others; the killing of innocent lives; the hopelessness that seems to be multiplying at a hectic pace; God where are...
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Does It Matter?

Sometimes it’s easy to wonder if it all matters. Does it really matter that I serve? Does it really matter that I give financially? Does it really make any difference that I get out of my chair and actively become a part of what God is doing? How does my tiny involvement have any...
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Sometimes God Doesn’t Make Sense

Sometimes we just expect God to make sense all the time. We assume He should be understandable, rational, and explainable. Yet, this is hardly the example we have as we read the pages of the Bible. Often, people were confused and perplexed about what God was doing or asking of...
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