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AN EASTER PARABLE: EDITH EASTER Edith Burns was a wonderful Christian who lived in San Antonio, Texas. She was the patient of a doctor by the name...
Scripture: Ephesians 3:1-3:7
Philip Yancey, in his book "Reaching for the Invisible God" describes the way God getís blamed for things in this way. "When Princess Diana died in...
Scripture: Joshua 5:1-5:3
Richie Incognito and Jonathan Martin had every reason as teammates to be friends, but they were not. Incognito harassed and bullied Martin. He called...
I recently read an insightful story that would serve as a good reminder for us both as we prepare to part ways. The story is about a group of climbers...
Scripture: Luke 24:13-24:35
A POSITIVE STILLNESS "The greater mystery, surpassing all words, summons us to silence. It must, of course, be a silence with content, not just th...
Scripture: Ephesians 3:4
Tags: Disciplines Silence
IS YOUR CHURCH A CHURCH OF BONES? In the town of Sedlec in the Czech Republic, there is a famous cemetery that dates back to the 13th century. Some...
NO ATHEISTS IN THE WATER David Harrell wrote a book telling the story of his father, Edgar Harrell. Edgar was one of the 300 survivors of the sinki...
Scripture: Hebrews 2:15
PRAYER JOURNAL ENTRY OF GEORGE WASHINGTON When George Washington was about 20 years old he wrote this in his prayer journal: "O most Glorious God,...
Scripture: 1 John 1:8-1:10
Tags: Prayer Confession
FAITH IN TRAGEDY: LUTHER BRIDGES A Methodist preacher by the name of Luther Bridges was born in 1884. He married and had 3 sons. Pastor Bridges acc...
Scripture: Job 1:20-1:21
Tags: Trials And Difficulties
This week I read a story about a pastor traveling with a Brazilian seminary student. Along the way the pastor asked the stude...
Scripture: Acts 2:42-2:47