I was thinking about the Israelites that lived before the coming of Christ. I know this is a stupidly silly question but wonder if any of them gets pissed when they see how easy salvation has been…Continue
There is a reason your car’s rearview mirror is a fraction of the size of the windshield: Safe drivers glance in the mirror, but they focus on the road ahead. How would you like to be in a car driven…Continue
Since moving to California, it's been like living in another country. I no longer feel I'm a part of the US though the town I live in is more Conservative than a lot of the state. Not much surprises…Continue
By Shirley Dobson
The prayer of a righteous man is powerful and effective.(James 5:16)
I'll never forget the evening that Jim and I, exhausted after a long day, collapsed into bed without completing our usual practice of praying about many things, but especially for our children. We were almost asleep when I remembered.
"Jim," I said, "we haven't prayed for our kids yet…
Jesus chose to be a child of the valley. Before He came to earth He was living in greater glory than we could possibly imagine. The Son of the King of the universe. He sat at the right hand of God. He is God. And yet He chose to step down from His throne and enter the world of the valley. He chose to live among the hopeless and lost of creation. He humbled Himself, denied Himself, emptied Himself for our sake. And He went to the cross in shame to…Continue