God Builds a Nation

It’s cool to think that the Bible is much more than a book of outdated “do’s” and don’ts” as some prescribe it.  The Bible, God’s Story, tells a story of purpose – a story that tells us our purpose for being on this earth as well...

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Pinnacle of God’s Creation

God has a story to tell.  A story that is covered in the pages of the Bible from beginning to end that truly shows God’s intervention for His beloved creation.   And though the story line builds upon itself from each chapter to each chapter, we...

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The Rich Fool

Fool is such a strong word.  After all it’s defined as a silly or stupid person.  The first part of the definition seems okay to use in characterizing someone as being silly.  You know, “Quit fooling around” or “I was only fooling” or sometimes even...

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The Sower

The Bible has so much to teach us on how to live, and there is no greater teacher/professor than the one who embodied these words, literally, Jesus Christ.  So I will  begin a series of posts on some of these teachings as found in the...

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The 10 Commandments

Commandment 10 A little boy opened the big and old family Bible with fascination, and looked at the old pages as he turned them.  Suddenly, something fell out of the Bible, and he picked it up and looked at it closely.  It was an old leaf...

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the 10 Commandments

Commandment 9 Commandment 9 is another commandment on how we are to treat people.  And this one is critical.  This one is not a physical act, like adultery, murder, and theft.  Rather it is an act that often is formulated in the mind and spoken of...

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the 10 Commandments

Commandment 8 The commandments are not just a bunch of “do’s” and “don’ts”.  Rather, I see them as God’s will for my life and for yours. People today want to only believe that God is a God of love, that He would not judge anyone to Hell...

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the 10 Commandments

Commandment 7 Here we are on Commandment 7 in trying to understand God’s will for our lives.   And God’s will first starts with Him – our focus needs to be on Him and Him alone.  If you want to worship anything other than Him, or worship...

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the 10 Commandments

Commandment 6 As a teacher at heart, I love to reinforce the truths that I have taught so that it moves from short-term memory to long-term.  So you are probably noticing that I always go back in review.  And as I said last week, the first...

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