You can have the cheap thrills of the world and feel sick to your stomach the next morning. Or you can have Jesus now, a new life now, forgiveness now, real pleasure now, and you will one day rise to shine like the Morning Star.
Christ’s followers must all spend some time by the drying brook to prepare us for greater work God has for us later. It may be the drying brook of popularity, or the drying brook of failing health or a sick loved one or a failing career, or the drying brook of a friendship that is slowly fading away. God wants to teach us not to trust in his gifts, but in himself. He wants to drain us of self, as he drained the apostles by ten days of waiting before Pentecost.
What a difference a day makes. Tuesday morning dawned bright and clear and peaceful in Littleton, Colorado. At Columbine High […]
We hear so much about fake news that we can’t decide what is real and what isn’t. Who can we trust?
That’s why Jesus is the most important person in history. No one else could do what he has done.
Christ came to die! Nothing else explains his birth.
A few days ago I took a walk through Greenwood Cemetery in Dallas. It’s an old graveyard not far from […]
The devil could not stop him, the cross could not defeat him, the grave could not hold him.
When the time comes to take sides with Jesus, all you need is enough courage to do the right thing.