Who Do You Say I Am?

“But what about you?” He asked. “Who do you say I am?” Peter answered, “God’s Messiah” (Luke 9:20) Who is Jesus to you? Depending on whom you ask, you get different responses to this question. Consider my three boys’ responses, for example. Roman, (age 12), without hesitation answers, “He is hope.” Luke (age 9), my… Continue Reading


God Will Give You More Than You Can Handle

“We can rejoice, too, when we run into problems and trials, for we know that thy help us develop endurance. And endurance develops strength of character, and character strengthens our confident hope of salvation. And this hope will not lead to disappointment. For we know how dearly God loves us, because he has give us… Continue Reading


More of Him…Less of Me

The feelings came out of nowhere, totally catching me off guard. The ugly head of Jealousy. The demon of Insecurity. Each emotion equally messing with my resolve. I had just finished reading the fourth blog of the day under the tags “Christian Blog” and “Christian Devotional.” What was supposed to be an exercise devoted to… Continue Reading


Trying to Save Your Own Soul

“Saved by grace through faith (Eph. 2:8). This Scripture is one of the simplest of all messages. The bible tells us even a child understands and has faith (See Mark 10:15 & Luke 18:17). However, adults may be muddying the salvation waters a bit; making it so murky the truth…well… isn’t so crystal clear anymore.… Continue Reading


False Sense of Security

The LORD will protect you from all harm; He will protect your life (Psalm 121:7). HCSB We had an issue a while back with our home security system. The system has since been fixed, but I remember one night  I went to set the alarm before bed, pushing all of the normal codes on the… Continue Reading


The Perfect Pose for the Perfect Picture

...”[He] who began a good work in you will carry it out onto completion until the day of Christ Jesus.” (Phil.1:6) Do you remember the old Polaroid cameras popular years ago? You know, the big clunky, boxed looking contraption hung around every Parent or Grandparent’s neck at every birthday party in the ’80’s? Back “in… Continue Reading


The Old Account was Settled Long Ago

For the wages of sin is death, but the free gift of God is eternal life through Christ Jesus our Lord (Romans 6:23) Let’s talk business. Do you know how the cost of what we buy is determined? A company or manufacturer assesses how much is needed for production based on the wants of the… Continue Reading


Do You Remember Me?

 I am trying to get better at remembering names. Frankly, I am horrible at recall. Despite my best efforts to develop my memory skills, including using fancy pneumonic devices and trying to learn by association, I still struggle. Making connections by association is how experts say we learn best. For example, if you are having… Continue Reading