Our Wagging Tongue

Our tongue is a member So soft and so slick Of the busybody gang And the backstabber’s clique First it says “Have you heard? Then it adds “Listen close To my sweet secret word” Then it starts to boast But God sees right through Every lie we have told With our nose in the air…

The Power of the Gospel

For I am not ashamed of the gospel, for it is the power of God for salvation to everyone who believes, to the Jew first and also to the Greek. Romans 1:16 ESV  We often look at the telling of the story of Jesus’ life as if it were simply recounting one adventure after another….

Hope in His Word

I wait for the Lord, my soul doth wait, and in his word do I hope.  Psalm 130:5 KJV When we were young many of us used to song: “The B-I-B-L-E, Yes! That’s the book for me. I stand alone on the word of God, The B-I-B-L-E!” Today as we are older, whether we are looking…

God’s Bakery

Give us this day our daily bread. Matthew 6:11 KJV Last night my wife was in a baking mood and so she decided on making eight loaves of her homemade bread. The aroma of it was enough to get my mouth watering in anticipation of butter melting in to that first slice fresh out of…