Poor In Spirit

The Apostle Paul wrote in 1 Timothy 1:15, “The saying is trustworthy and deserving of full acceptance, that Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners, of whom I am the foremost.” Another translation has it this way, “…Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners, of whom I am the worst.” That’s …

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It May Be A Difficult Road…But Don’t Let That Stop You!

Wilma Rudolph was the 20th of 22 children in her family. She was born prematurely and doctors didn’t expect her to survive. She made it, but at age four, she contracted double pneumonia and scarlet fever, which left her left leg paralyzed. At age nine, she simply took off her metal leg brace she had …

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If You Love Me

I watched a documentary on the internet about Prince Charles and Princess Diana, and their courtship and failed marriage. When they announced their engagement, they were interviewed by a television news reporter. The reporter asked them “Are you both in love with each other?” Immediately, Diana replied with smile, “Of course!”. However, Charles kind of …

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Just Acting

One of the saddest portions of Scripture is found in Matthew 27:3-5, “Then when Judas, his betrayer, saw that Jesus was condemned, he changed his mind and brought back the thirty pieces of silver to the chief priests and the elders, saying, “I have sinned by betraying innocent blood.” They said, “What is that to …

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Treasure

In Luke 12, Jesus told a parable about a rich man, who was only consumed with his riches and possessions. In verses 15-21, we read these words, “And he said to them, ‘Take care, and be on your guard against all covetousness, for one’s life does not consist in the abundance of his possessions.’ And …

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