Month: June 2012

Forgive and Forget?

“Therefore, as the elect of God, holy and beloved, put on tender mercies, kindness, humility, meekness, long suffering; bearing with one another, and forgiving one another, if anyone has a complaint against another; even as Christ forgave you, so you… Read More ›

Tears of God

Pouring rain Like endless tears falling from God’s face Tonight it is pouring outside I wonder…do the tears pour from our Lords face? Over the sins committed by us His people Do we ever realize, that our sins hurt Him?… Read More ›

Better Than Disneyland

(Photo credit: Wikipedia) Daily devotional from Greg Laurie As a child, I always wanted to go to Disneyland on my birthday. I still remember making a vow in the backseat of the car, saying to myself that one day, when… Read More ›

What Was Your Name Again

The Children of Israel Crossing the Jordan (illustration by Gustave Doré) (Photo credit: Wikipedia) They say the first two signs of aging are forgetfulness and… I seem to have forgotten the other. As much as we love to crack jokes… Read More ›

How Can I Know Jesus?

(Photo credit: Wikipedia) How can I know Jesus? Too many people complicate this subject in the same way that the Pharisees (Matthew 23) of Jesus day complicated the Jewish religion. Contrary to what some would tell you, knowing Jesus is… Read More ›

The First Step

I got up one morning a few weeks ago, while on a six week stay in Germany, and wondered where I was going. No, not with my career, that’s doing fine thank you. Not my marriage, no problems there. It… Read More ›

All Have Eternal Life

The oldest known icon of Christ Pantocrator – Saint Catherine’s Monastery. The two different facial expressions on either side emphasize Christ’s dual nature as both divine and human. If you have ever heard a sermon preached on eternal life, then… Read More ›

Camouflaged Christians

Have you seen them? Shhh…..Look very carefully. They are there, very well-blended into their surroundings…into the world…so well camouflaged in fact that no one can tell the difference. They are the “Camouflaged Christians”. God’s Word gives several warnings against blending… Read More ›

Who does God choose?

Below is a recent devotional from Greg Laurie. I have written a commentary after. Not Ability, but Availability “I am the Lord; that is my name! I will not give my glory to anyone else, nor share my praise… Read More ›