What Does He See?

What does God see when He looks at our heart? Does He see a cluttered heart, brimming with activities but with little time for Him? Does He catch us off guard while we are manipulating our situation and those around us to reach our goals. Will He notice a secret sin that we have hidden…

In the Shadow

Often when I think of the shadow of the cross it brings to mind an image sorrow brooding like a storm on the horizon. But during worship on Sunday morning I saw that shadow as my place of protection. When the darkness of death covered the life of Jesus on the cross, its shadow covered…

Really Free

In my capacity as a pastor I have had the opportunity to visit a few people who have served time in prison. Two of those men needed a ride home on the day of their release. As we rode in the car neither of those guys called, “Wait! Stop the car! I want to go…

After That

After that, He poured water into a basin and began to wash the disciples’ feet, and to wipe them with the towel with which He was girded. John 13:5 NKJV After He knew that the cross was directly ahead. After He took off His outer robe, knowing the soldiers would be gambling for it the…

Weakness of God

“the cross cannot be merely taught or reasoned. It must be experienced” Joni Eareckson Tada There is nothing desirable about weakness especially mental weakness. There are no prizes for not knowing the answers or being lost. I still remember my stepfather’s reasoning about asking directions. “It is pointless because they are only going to tell…