Living In A Simple Uncomplicated Truth

This is the season where “giving thanks” is on everyone’s mind. But, as I was contemplating Thanksgiving I thought, “Isn’t this the simple and uncomplicated truth we are to live in every day?” Isn’t this to be our daily reality? I’m not talking about standing on street corners, making loud and boisterous noises for others to notice and … Continue reading Living In A Simple Uncomplicated Truth

The Ultimate Final Exam, Dr. Howard Hendricks

The Life of Howard G. “Prof” Hendricks on February 20th, 2013 Our beloved Dr. Howard G. Hendricks went to be with the Lord early Wednesday morning. Dr. Hendricks’s memorial service from Saturday, March 2 is now available to watch online. A Lasting Legacy “You’re looking at a completely fulfilled human being. If I died today having … Continue reading The Ultimate Final Exam, Dr. Howard Hendricks

A Closer Walk: Getting To Know Someone

I knew “the basics” about Someone called The Holy Spirit: Comforter, Teacher, Guide. The Third Person of the Trinity. I knew, too, that He would “whisper” to me on occasion. The Still Small Voice mentioned in the Bible, 1 Kings 19. I would hear these faint whispers from time to time, usually while I was … Continue reading A Closer Walk: Getting To Know Someone

What’s That You’re Carrying

By Charles Martin It’s Thursday night.  Darker than usual.  Jesus has just finished the Passover dinner.  Washed His disciples feet.  Taken the cup.  Watched Judas walk out.  The end has come. The unsuspecting eleven follow Him through the quiet city streets.  Flying high on the heels of the triumphal entry, they are giddy with what-might-be.  … Continue reading What’s That You’re Carrying

What’s That You’re Carrying?

By Charles Martin It’s Thursday night.  Darker than usual.  Jesus has just finished the Passover dinner.  Washed His disciples feet.  Taken the cup.  Watched Judas walk out.  The end has come. The unsuspecting eleven follow Him through the quiet city streets.  Flying high on the heels of the triumphal entry, they are giddy with what-might-be.  … Continue reading What’s That You’re Carrying?

A God Past Finding Out

Why would God deliberately send a famine? To punish the guilty? But, what about the innocent? Is that a God of Justice or a God past finding out? I remember when the famine began in my life—the captivity. In one event, things were put into motion that turned my life from green and fertile into a wasteland. … Continue reading A God Past Finding Out