Undocumented?

When I was a teenager one of my friends wrote a song called “I don’t want to get adjusted to this world.” Though I cannot remember a word of the lyrics that title sticks in my memory. Too often we spend our time and energy rushing around hoping to be accepted by people. We are…

He is not Here! He has Risen!

He is not here, but is risen! Remember how He spoke to you when He was still in Galilee, Luke 24:6 He couldn’t stay on the cross and the grave was only a resting place along His journey. Where He longs most to be- especially on Easter is on the throne of our hearts!

He Couldn’t Stay on the Cross

After the crown of thorns And after they beat our Lord And after He cried “I thirst” And a bitter cup was offered After the nails were driven And the thief cried, “Remember me!” At the foot of the cross they gambled While He gave His life on the tree Then soldiers were sent to see If their…

The Longest Journey – Part 2

For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son, that whoever believes in Him should not perish but have everlasting life.  John 3:16 NKJV After the birth of Jesus in Bethlehem, the wise men returned to their country, the shepherds to their fields and Mary and Joseph to Nazareth. But the…

Desperate Times Desperate Prayers

I was struck this morning by the difference between my own nice sweet quiet prayers and the prayers of Jesus Christ. The Bible astonishes me when it says that “He was heard because of His Godly fear. Maybe many of my prayers are not heard because they are no more than just words recited by…