“What comes into our minds when we think about God is the most important thing about us.” – A. W. Tozer

The Little Drummer Boy

Some of the songs we sing at Christmas are grand, expansive, universal. “Joy to the world/The Lord is come!/Let earth receive her King!” Other are simple, personal. “Away in a manger/No crib for a bed/The little Lord Jesus lay down…

Is the Inn Still Full?

While they were there, the time came for the baby to be born, and she gave birth to her firstborn, a son. She wrapped him in cloths and placed him in a manger, because there was no room for them in the inn. (Luke 2:6,7) He never was One to…
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He Satisfies Your Desires With Good Things

We all have desires. Some are shallow and short-lived; we have them today and forget about them tomorrow. Others seem to go deep, to the very core of who we are. A big part of the Christian walk is learning how to handle our desires. What…

Is God Real? The Argument from Desire

This week I read an article that I found to be fascinating and wanted to share it with you. It was written by Father Robert Barron, who is the founder of Word on Fire and the Rector/President of Mundelein Seminary and discusses one of the classical…

Where Does Your Help Come From? (2)

I lift up my eyes to the mountains— where does my help come from? My help comes from the Lord, the Maker of heaven and earth. Psalm 121:1,2 In the first post on this topic (click here to read) we saw the meaning of verse 1. The psalmist…

Where Does Your Help Come From?

When you are in trouble, when you are suffering, when things are going from bad to worse, where do you turn? Where do you go for comfort and strength? How do you pursue happiness? The writer of Psalm 121 asked this same question. I lift…

We will obey. He will act.

It is often said that God will never give you more than you can handle. This is a reference to 1 Corinthians 10: 13: No temptation has overtaken you except what is common to mankind. And God is faithful; he will not let you be tempted beyond…

I Can Do All Things

One of the most popular verses in the Bible is Philippians 4:13: I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me. This verse is often quoted by people trying to achieve some goal, such as get a promotion at work or get out of debt. It…