You can fake morality, but you can’t fake maturity. Sooner or later immaturity will rear its ugly head.
To love, show kindness towards, and give mercy to the person who wronged you is difficult. It’s not natural to fallen humanity. Your flesh hates the thought of it. But this is the type of love The Lord calls his disciples to. To not be harbors of hate, but mirrors of mercy.
It was early in the morning. As the dawning sun broke over the horizon the Israelite warriors could be seen marching around the city. It must have been a strange sight to the residents of Jericho. For seven days they had been marching and sounding their trumpets, yet not one advance to attempt to breach … Continue reading Secret Sins, are not so Secret.
A few days ago someone asked me if I had bought and listened to Kanye West's new album? I looked at them with a joking face waiting for the punchline. It never came. They proceeded to tell me that Kanye West had been converted and was now following Jesus. Since then I have heard a … Continue reading Is Kanye West for real?
We dance with our significant others even if we have two left feet. You either show it in public or keep it a secret, but everyone has a happy dance they use when they celebrate. There is just something about being joyful that moves us, no pun intended.
We preachers often speak about the hands that bore the nails on the cross and rightly so. But what about the day when those same hands threaded a whip of cords and cleared the temple? If you're unfamiliar with the narrative I am referring to you can read about it in a couple of places: … Continue reading The day when Jesus used a whip to clear the church house.
If you feel like your prayer closet is dry then there may be a reason...