Why Did These Ancient Authors Write About ‘Jesus’ If He Didn’t Exist?

From HillFaith.org: Contemporary discussions about Jesus of Nazareth among mixed groups of Christians and non-Christians will not infrequently include at least one mention of the argument that He never actually lived. The Gospels of Matthew,…
The Saving of Louis Zamperini

The Saving of Louis Zamperini

Louis Zamperini was a troubled youth who became a star athlete, competing in the 1936 Olympics in Berlin. He was on pace to become the first man to break the 4 minute mile when World War II intervened. On a mission over the Pacific Ocean,…

China or Chinet?

Do you ever wish you could do big things for God? Things that would have a huge impact for His kingdom? Do you feel instead that the work you are doing is small or insignificant? In the service of the kingdom, do you want to be fine china,…

Linus, his blanket, and the meaning of Christmas

This is a repeat of a post from Christmas, 2018. Enjoy! I just came across this article on crosswalk.com about a moment in A Charlie Brown Christmas I had never noticed before: In that climactic scene when Linus shares “what Christmas…

Way Maker

PRAYER Father, We are here to be with You today. Bless our worship! We believe that You are, and that You are a Rewarder of those who diligently seek You. We seek You today, Father. Holy Spirit, guide us into the presence of God, and…

Build My Life

PRAYER Father, we are grateful for this day. Thank You for it, and help us to honor You with it. Lord, the world around us is in chaos, but if we rest in You, we can experience perfect peace. Help us to remain in Your peace today. Holy…

Spirit of the Living God

PRAYER Father, thank you for the blessings of this day. We are grateful for them. Help us not to think them too small. Thank you for your Holy Spirit, living inside of us. What a gift! Help us today to know You more with the help of Your…

Rescue

PRAYER Father, thank You that Your story for us is all about rescue and redemption. For each one who is needing rescue today, help them to see Your hand and know Your heart. Sometimes we can't see You or sense Your presence. Help us remain…

Worship for September 14, 2020: Peace

Prayer for today: Father, bless us today to worship You. Help us to come boldly to Your throne of grace where every request is heard and every need is supplied. Teach us about peace today. Our world only offers chaos. You, Lord, promise peace. Bless…

And lean not on your own understanding

And lean not on your own understanding… (Proverbs 3:5) We have talked about what it means to trust in the Lord with all your heart. You can read those posts here and here. Today let’s look at the second part of verse 5: “And lean…