A Sharing Faith

In life there has always been an us and them division. Over the years, this division has continued. Even in the most diverse gatherings, we see smaller groups and cliques that promote a lack of unity. In Philemon 1, we read in verse 6 of a “participation in the faith,” a faith that “we hold […]

Have Never Been

There are so many created things all around, and each thing is created for a purpose. I love technology and I am continuously amazed at all things new. It’s crazy to think that my watch can perform an ECG, but this is what the creator purposed for the creation—a watch that does more than tell […]

Proper Way, Proper Place

The approach varies when planting seeds, depending upon the seed. Some items would do best in a particular area with certain sunlight. Some seeds are best planted at a certain time of the season. Some seeds do better in soil that is different from what another seed would need to produce an amazing bloom. Isaiah […]

Personally Appointed

The Lord told Moses that He specifically chose Bezalel and personally appointed Oholiab as well. Specifically chosen. Personally appointed. Those descriptions fit us as well. We each have a special calling on our lives—we each are specifically chosen. God has a plan for each individual and each plan is different.  Two big problems we see […]

The Gold Cords

“So whether you eat or drink or whatever you do, do it all for the glory of God.” – 1 Corinthians 10:31 This past weekend was graduation. I walked into a room full of classmates uncertain of what to expect for the actual ceremony. We had practice the evening before, but I was not familiar […]

We are One

“For just as each of us has one body with many members, and these members do not all have the same function.” – Romans 12:4 [NIV] My son has been playing the trombone since the beginning of the school year and it has been a very interesting time for me to listen to his practices. […]