Crucified with Christ

Once near the end of his life Samuel Clemens was so sick that the newspaper reported that he had died. When Mr Clemens awoke to read story he quipped “Reports of my death have been greatly exaggerated!” Paul shares a similarly astonishing report with his friends at church. He was in fact dead! But hold…

The Road Ahead

No matter how you were hurt or how greatly you failed Yesterday was the last day of the past of your life – Today is the first of the rest!

Sunrise – Sunset

Maybe you never stopped to think that as our world turns our sunset happens at the exact instant a beautiful dawn is breaking somewhere. That is what the apostle Paul is telling his dear friends. While his own life hastened towards a sunset of suffering the dawn of the light of God”s life was beginning…

People are a Loan Not a Gift

The earth is the Lord’s, and all its fullness,                                                                                        The world and…

Never Be Afraid!

They say that the bee sees the colors of the flower as if they were the lights on a landing strip. She sees the pattern and lines up her flight path to directly intersect with the center of the bloom where the nectar can be found. In the same way  the promises that God gives…