What Gifts Can You Bring to the King of Kings?

‘Tis the season for gift giving; for finding the perfect gift that will express to someone how you truly feel about them.  It’s not easy, is it? This seasonal gift giving tradition began because approximately two thousand years ago an infant king was presented gifts of frankincense, gold, and myrrh by men who wanted to … Continue reading What Gifts Can You Bring to the King of Kings?

What Do You Give a King?

'Tis the season for gift giving; for finding the perfect gift that will express to someone how you truly feel about them.  It's not easy, is it? This seasonal gift giving tradition began because approximately two thousand years ago an infant king was presented gifts of frankincense, gold, and myrrh by men who wanted to … Continue reading What Do You Give a King?

The Cost of a New Life

Change is never easy – never.  It's simply the nature of change.  Ironically, even positive change is difficult. It's interesting to identify what the trigger(s) was that caused someone to answer the call to change.  Have you ever had a call to change?  Opportunity knocking on your door?  God knocking on the door of your … Continue reading The Cost of a New Life

Watch Out for Satan’s “But”

The smell of sulphur fills the air when his parched, cracked lips open and he speaks.  His voice is low and gravely, its pitch indistinct.  Yet our senses are oblivious to these disgusting warning signs.  In our ears we hear the voice of reason that seems to come from our own mind. That's the power … Continue reading Watch Out for Satan’s “But”

It Was His Passion

“The Passion of the Christ.” It is a phrase we hear frequently this time of year.  It is a reference to the trial, torture, crucifixion, death, burial and resurrection of Jesus.  Yet we attach the word “passion” to describe it.  Jesus was passionate?! How could he be passionate about: a riged trial being scourged having … Continue reading It Was His Passion

The Ultimate Game Changer

Before the world was breathed into existence, the Holy Spirit, Christ, and The Father contemplated the plan for mankind.  At the forefront of their discussion was the means of redemption. Knowing the prideful nature that lurks with every person, the Trinity knew people would be quick to believe they could make their own path of … Continue reading The Ultimate Game Changer

Finding Our Way Back Home

Walking down the dusty road, Cleopas and his friend have little to say to each other.  Their collective heartache and disappointment weigh down their normally busy tongues.  For the past seven miles fewer than seven words had passed between them. The mountain city of Jerusalem’s beauty fades in the distance behind them.  They are halfway … Continue reading Finding Our Way Back Home