Personal Savior

The word Elohim is used in Genesis 1 as the Bible discusses Creation. Elohim is the title for God. Yahweh is used more—three times as often. Yahweh, the LORD, is used over 6000 times in the Old Testament. Why am I telling you these facts? Yahweh is personal. God wants to be known. He is […]

The Simpletons

I remember when I was younger and I would see people reading the magazines with all of the half-truths or even some stories that made no sense at all. There were some people who would read them and believe everything. It was printed on paper so it has to be true they believed. Today things […]

Spouting Off

Whenever there is a trial, the courtroom hears both sides of the case before the judge or jury makes the decision. The facts are presented and looked at closely. Even so, there are many people who listen to some pieces of the case and immediately say their piece. They spout off before even hearing everything. […]

Why Understand Everything

We like to know everything. When there’s an accident, we are rubberneckers because we want to know what happened. Perhaps we are concerned for the possible injuries, but we also want to know what happened. When something big happens in the news, we want to know what happens. Some of us find ourselves glued to […]

Free Bible Trivia Questions

Ministry is unpredictable. Here is a selection of Bible Trivia Questions to use if there is extra time available at the end of a lesson for Children’s Ministry. These questions could be used for elementary aged children, but actually could be used for youth and adults as well. Please feel free to download and/or print […]

The Limping Dog

 “Desire without knowledge is not good– how much more will hasty feet miss the way!” – Proverbs 19:2 (NIV)  As I was walking my dog Max, I saw a dog ahead, limping across the street. The little terrier looked to be injured and as I approached the dog, I immediately began to plan what I […]