Sincerity in Singing

The late Dr. Peter Marshall once selected for use in a church service the familiar hymn of consecration, “Take My Life and Let It Be.” He requested the congregation to give particular thought to the words: “Take my silver and my gold, Not a mite would I withhold.” Exacting the practical sense of the words … [Read more…]

A Heavenly Perspective

Luke 6:23 NIV Read these three Scriptures carefully: ‘…He shall reward every man according to his works’ (Matthew 16:27). ‘…You will have treasure in heaven…’ (Matthew 19:21 NIV). ‘…You will be repaid at the resurrection…’ (Luke 14:14 NIV). God is keeping track of what you do for Him each day. You have more to gain … [Read more…]

If you persist, you will prevail

Galatians 6:9 James Watt spent twenty years perfecting the steam engine. William Harvey worked for eight years to demonstrate how blood circulated in the human body, then for another twenty-five years trying to convince the medical establishment. Most of us underestimate the time it takes to achieve anything of lasting value. You’ve got to be … [Read more…]

April 1st

The beautiful thing about April 1st! 1. You are reminded that the New Year is fast spent; 2. You are drawn to the fact that it is the first day of the 2nd quarter; 3. You are reminded that you made new resolutions and goals for the year; 4. Your attention is called to stock … [Read more…]

Ten Things

Episode 0001 Gen 4:3-8 6; Then the Lord said to Cain, “Why are you angry? Why is your face downcast? If you do what is right, will you not be accepted? But if you do not do what is right, sin is crouching at your door; it desires to have you, but you must master it.” … [Read more…]