Believers in Jesus Christ will not achieve sinless perfection in this life. but they should expect changed lives and faith which overcomes the world....Keep Reading
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Mary and I recently took a drive through a scenic part of our rural Virginia county on a beautiful late Spring afternoon. We drove as slowly as was prudent in order to drink in the sights and smells of newly mowed hay fields, wildflowers and honeysuckle, cows and calves, sheep and goats, rolling hills and mountain peaks....
Many ask why certain occurrences happen. The Bible doesn't answer all our questions, but it does teach us what we need to know--that God is in control of the most personal details of human life as well as of the events at the highest levels of nations and empires....
God shows His power in the apparently impossible and hopeless crises of His faithful children who have even been found safe in a lions’ den....Keep Reading
God’s people, living in a fallen world, must not be surprised if they are unrecognized, at best, and targeted for persecution and death, at worst....Keep Reading
Christ's disciples must live in this world but never forget that this world will ultimately pass away. And do you know what will last? Read on to find out....Keep Reading
Whatever else we may say about salvation and the eternal state of believers, it centers on fellowship with God. What glory it will be!...Keep Reading
Beware! The conflict of lawless people versus God’s people began in the Garden and continues to this day. Here's how to handle it....Keep Reading
To experience shame for sin is a hopeful sign that repentance and faith in God are still possible. Do not fear feeling shame but rather not feeling it....Keep Reading
The New Covenant brought a wonderful equality and calling in the Church unknown under the Old Covenant but created a tension we must maintain....Keep Reading
The sufferings of Christ on the cross brought an end to the elaborate (but futile) Old Covenant sacrifices for sin and guilt. And they bring sinners to God....Keep Reading
History displays the ongoing conflict between Christ and Satan, but do you know how the story ends? It will culminate in glory revealed....Keep Reading