Chosen to Serve Tables

Therefore, brothers, pick out from among you seven men of good repute, full of the Spirit and of wisdom, whom we will appoint to this duty. But we will devote ourselves to prayer and to the ministry of the word.” And what they said pleased the whole gathering, Acts 6:3-4 ESV If you hadn’t read the beginning of this chapter…

Don’t Forget to Pray!

And he spake a parable unto them to this end, that men ought always to pray, and not to faint. Luke 18:1 Did you ever feel like just giving up on something you have been praying for? There are times I can’t even think of a single reason why God would want to listen to…

Holy Week – Day 2

Jesus looked up and saw the rich putting their gifts into the offering box, and he saw a poor widow put in two small copper coins. And he said, “Truly, I tell you, this poor widow has put in more than all of them. Luke 21:1-3 ESV On this, His final day of public ministry, Jesus takes time to praise the offering…

Remembering Mom

Even when a nursing home is the best solution for Mom; Mother’s Day can be a time when they need an extra special dose of hope. This year one conservative estimate is that there are roughly 700,000 mothers who will have no one to stop in to see them. Why not consider using this as…

The Widow’s Cause

  learn to do good; seek justice,     correct oppression; bring justice to the fatherless,     plead the widow’s cause. Isaiah 1:17 Learn, seek, correct, bring, plead: These are all action verbs and they are actions God is expecting us to take. We live in a nation addicted to communication. According to 2014 statistics there are 327,577,529 cell phones…