Wisdom or wind?

Ecclesiastes 1:12-18 I the Preacher have been king over Israel in Jerusalem.And I applied my heart to seek and to search out by wisdom all that is done under heaven. It is an unhappy business that God has given to the children of man to be busy with. I have seen everything …

Vanity of vanities

Ecclesiastes 1:1-11 The words of the Preacher, the son of David, king in Jerusalem. Vanity of vanities, says the Preacher, vanity of vanities! All is …

The Hound Of Heaven

Poem by Francis Thompson I fled Him, down the nights and down the days; I fled Him, down the arches of the …

Men don’t ask for directions

Hebrews 4:16 Let us then with confidence draw near to the throne of grace, that we may receive mercy and find grace to …

“Every new beginning comes from some other beginning’s end.”

-Seneca

→ May 7, 2018

Influences

There have been times that I’ve mentioned a certain person as being influential in my life only to get a surprised reaction …

Getting serious

The new year is upon us. Gym memberships will be up, diet plans will be plentiful, and by March many of them …

Tough and Tender

1 Corinthians 16:13-14 Be watchful, stand firm in the faith, act like men, be strong. Let all that you do be done in love. …

Make the choice

Joshua 24:15 And if it is evil in your eyes to serve the Lord, choose this day whom you will serve, whether the gods …

Walk your talk

Deuteronomy 6:4-9 “Hear, O Israel: The Lord our God, the Lord is one. You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and …

Developing Spiritual Grit part 3

Developing the right Mindset In order to have spiritual grit in life’s storms, we have to decide beforehand how we will handle …