Real Truth

while we do not look at the things which are seen, but at the things which are not seen. For the things which are seen are temporary, but the things which are not seen are eternal.2 Corinthians 4:18 Typically, in a philosophical discussion, we define truth as that which corresponds to reality. It is a [...]

The Harsh Light of Day

But the path of the just is like the shining sun, That shines ever brighter unto the perfect day.Proverbs 4:18 However one chooses to interpret the verse above, I think most of us recognize that light has always stood as a metaphor for understanding. Even in our cartoons, a realization or an idea is often [...]

An Uncontainable Wind

The wind blows where it wishes, and you hear the sound of it, but cannot tell where it comes from and where it goes. So is everyone who is born of the Spirit.”John 3:8 (NKJV) In every move of God down through the generations, men have tried to capture and institutionalize what God was doing. [...]

Social Distancing Gone Wrong

“So which of these three do you think was neighbor to him who fell among the thieves?” And he said, “He who showed mercy on him.” Then Jesus said to him, “Go and do likewise.” Luke 10:36-37 A new phrase has entered our recent vernacular: social distancing. To help “flatten the curve” in the spread [...]

Doors No Man Can Shut

“I know your works. See, I have set before you an open door, and no one can shut it; for you have a little strength, have kept My word, and have not denied My name.Revelation 3:8 (NKJV) Our next Skype Crusade is in February. We are endeavoring to help our friends there bus 2,000 people [...]

Miracles

Then Simon himself also believed; and when he was baptized he continued with Philip, and was amazed, seeing the miracles and signs which were done. Acts 8:13 It is not readily apparent to everyone just how much western materialism has influenced the faith of the west. By “materialism” I am not referring to the pervasive [...]

The Battle of Ideas

For though we live in the world, we do not wage war as the world does. The weapons we fight with are not the weapons of the world. On the contrary, they have divine power to demolish strongholds. We demolish arguments and every pretension that sets itself up against the knowledge of God, and we [...]

Roots

Blessed is the manWho walks not in the counsel of the ungodly,Nor stands in the path of sinners,Nor sits in the seat of the scornful;But his delight is in the law of the Lord,And in His law he meditates day and night.He shall be like a treePlanted by the rivers of water,That brings forth its [...]

Ceilings

“A disciple is not above his teacher, nor a servant above his master.” (Matthew 10:24) Have you ever felt like you had plateaued in a particular area of your life – like you were just circling around the same already too-well trodden territory? You’re not alone. We’ve all hit ceilings in life where growth was [...]