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Posts from December 2014

The Joy Of Commitment

Commit thy way unto the LORD; trust also in him; and he shall bring [it] to pass. – Psalm 37:5 Commit thy works unto the LORD, and thy thoughts shall be established. – Proverbs 16:3 Commitment is one of those words that many people would like to remove from their vocabulary. The reason is, most…

The Unspeakable Gift

Have you ever thought about how you would explain to someone the true “meaning of Christmas” in just a few words? If you haven’t or even if you have here’s a suggestion for you. “For God so loved the world that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but…

The Christ Of Christmas

Christmas…some call it “the most wonderful time of the year.”  And indeed it is a special time, but too often we celebrate it in ways that cause us to lose sight of the true meaning of the day.  Already Christians have to battle the secular world’s pressure to diminish what Christmas is all about.  The public…

The Faith of Abraham

One of the greatest men in the Old Testament is the patriarch Abraham.  It’s hard to imagine, but today there are three different belief systems or religions that trace their roots back to Abraham of the Old Testament.  Those religions include: Judaism Christianity Islam The most noteworthy quality that Abraham possessed was his “faith.”  We…

Living Waters

Living Waters

Scripture often pictures salvation as a “well of water” springing up into everlasting life. In John 4 Jesus encountered a woman of Samaria and asked her for a drink of water. She responded with “you are a Jew and I am a Samaritan woman.  How can you ask me for a drink?” Jesus response to…