Have you ever been sternly rebuked? Have you ever convicted yourself of doing wrong? How much do you actually appreciate the person who rebukes you? When you are in the moment, it can be very hard to appreciate what the person is telling you, and understand the difficulty that comes with them telling you about … Continue reading Are You Willing to Be A Nathan?
In Daniel 4:28-37 we can read about an interesting event that changed a lot of things to human history. When Nebuchadnezzar took Israel into captivity, he di not know how much it would change his life. He met Daniel and his three friends, and he was impressed with the God that they serve. He was … Continue reading Change of Heart, Change of Mind
Worship is something that we do quite regularly as Christians. The book of Hebrews sets out to prove why we should worship Jesus and why he is greater than the Old Law. While doing this, the author creates illustrations that all look back onto the Old Testament writings. In 12:29, the author says 8 … Continue reading A Consuming Fire
When I was a kid, I really liked watching wrestling. I do not really know why, but I did and my parents told me that I was not supposed to watch wrestling. Well, there was a television in my room and I was pretty quick at changing channels, so I watched wrestling. I always … Continue reading Sinning in Secret
Many people have heard the idiom “like a moth to a flame” which is commonly used in reference to someone being attracted to someone or something that will hurt or even kill them. This saying comes from the tendency of moths to fly at light and occasionally (especially when candles or campfires are involved) hurt … Continue reading Like a Moth to a Flame
There are a lot of things that we think of when we hear the word fellowship, at least in the church setting. We think of being I fellowship with each other at meals, meeting one another at houses, or possibly talking to one another about things that involve the church. What is the purpose of … Continue reading Fellow-ship
Fall is my favorite season. I love how the weather cools off and I especially love the leaves changing colors. My favorite colors can all be in the reds and oranges and yellows that the leaves change to. There are so many beautiful scenes that are made even better by the added colors from the … Continue reading Unity in Difference