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Have you noticed how different the earth looks from a plane window? When we are on the earth without high ground, the surface of the earth curves out of our sight after several miles. But when we are in a plane, or on a mountain, we can see much more. In fact, on a clear [...]

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The past few months I have been studying church history in my theology college. This past week we have been learning about the 18th and 19th centuries. Out of the amazing people that we learned about this week, I would have to say Robert Morrison was one of the men that stood out to me [...]

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The Bible is full of passages that tell us how our attitudes should be. One of my favorites has to be in Philippians 2. This passage gives us the best example; the attitude of Christ. Philippians 2:3-8 "Do nothing out of selfish ambition or vain conceit, but in humility consider others better than yourselves. Each [...]

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"The generation that will change the world is the generation that the world can't change!" The preceding was a quote I heard from a pastor this week, and it really stood out to me. If we can be a generation that won't bow down to this culture, and be one that will stand up and [...]

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Ephesians 2:8-9 "For it is by grace you have been saved, through faith–and this not from yourselves, it is the gift of God– not by works, so that no one can boast." This is a good scripture to remind ourselves to keep our hearts in check. If we keep this in our hearts, we should [...]

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The righteous will live by his faith— Habakkuk 2:4b This is a scripture I try to live by each day. I actually keep this scripture as a bookmark in my devotional so I will see it often. It is simple; if we are righteous, we will live by our faith. I encourage you today to [...]

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Godliness with contentment is great gain. 1 Timothy 6: 6. Paul is breaking down that if you are godly and you pair that with contentment you will have great gain. This is like a simple math equation; if you pair the 2 together, great gain is the result. This should be a huge a goal [...]

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If you are like me, you  know how easy it is to get distracted by things in life. In fact, I have written a detailed article about 10 such things, titled "10 Things that Distract Us from God". What we really need to help us is a "heart checker". Something much like a spell check [...]

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Hey everyone. I want to thank all of you for the wonderful support you have given me and this blog. I want to apologize for how little I have been posting the past year. It is crazy how one can get busy. But I want to get back into consistently posting on here. I know [...]

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I too often find it easy to compromise what God is leading me to do because of the circumstances I am in. Instead of fighting for what God wants, I just lay down and accept what the world is telling me to do...that isn't what Daniel (and Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego) did in Daniel Ch. [...]

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