A Tale of Two Brothers

Younger brother was lazy and spoiled could be While the older worked hard to just earn his keep They walked different roads ending up far apart And neither could know that they broke father’s heart The youngest just partied and lived the wild life Sleeping in every morning – staying up every night While his…

Let Down the Nets

And Simon answered, “Master, we toiled all night and took nothing! But at your word I will let down the nets.”  Luke 5:5 We all sometimes come face to face with failure no matter how hard we try. When kids were picking teams to play baseball in my neighborhood I was always the last to get…

Measuring God’s Love

How can we measure the limitless love of God? Paul gives us some dimensions for us to consider and that got me to thinking. So that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith—that you, being rooted and grounded in love, may have strength to comprehend with all the saints what is the breadth and length and height and…

Two Lost Sons

Everyone loves the parable of the prodigal son. But the story that Jesus tells is actually about two boys. One was lost in a far off city and the other lost right at home. All of us are a lot like these two but no matter which son (or daughter) you are like remember that…

Higher Ground

The Lord God is my strength, and he will make my feet like hinds’ feet, and he will make me to walk upon mine high places. Habakkuk 3:19 In an hour of confusion. In a time where brothers and sisters are being isolated from one another wand the world is trying to sow division in the body…