Soap Bubbles

“Vanity of vanities, saith the Preacher, vanity of vanities; all is vanity.”~ Ecclesiastes 1:2 Does this verse ring of utter positivity and make you excited to read on?!  I sure hope so… As you read on… Mentally tag the word, vanity.  Moving on, the writer Solomon begins to depict the many things that humanity prizesContinue reading “Soap Bubbles”

Christmas Eve in the Bible

I hope that you found the title suitable and that it drew your attention to this writing.  Now that I have you here, I want to begin by saying that the Bible says nothing definitively about a “Christmas Eve.” There is a lot of emphasis on Christmas Eve but the Bible does not specifically detailContinue reading “Christmas Eve in the Bible”

How’s Your Christmas Going?

Christmas.  It is often recognized as a time to come together. A time for peace, harmony, unity, good will to men, and all of the many great things that are sung about from October to the beginning of January. How is it going? Think on it, answer to yourself.  I ask that question for youContinue reading “How’s Your Christmas Going?”

The Fish Bowl

Fish.  They come in many shapes, sizes, colors, types, functions, and so on and so on.  Saying this, I need to ask if you have been to an aquarium? Have you owned or seen a fish bowl filled with a beautiful diversity of fish? It is a fascinating sight that if you are not carefulContinue reading “The Fish Bowl”

A Mighty Fortress

I will say of the Lord, He is my refuge and my fortress: my God; in him will I trust. ~ Psalm 91:2 On March 17th, 2003, due to multiple diplomatic tensions between NATO countries and Iraq, diplomatic relations between Iraq and the United States ended. With them, thousands of NATO troops were deployed IraqiContinue reading “A Mighty Fortress”

Jesus Saves!

Priscilla J. Owens, a Baltimore public school teacher for 49 years, wrote these stirring soul-winning words for a missionary service in the Sunday school of Union Square Methodist Church. Music was not added till some 14 years later by William Kirkpatrick. All of this hymn is sound but one small verse in the second stanza.Continue reading “Jesus Saves!”

Soul! F.M.

Have you ever been driving and while flipping through radio stations, found that there was nothing good to hear? I do not mean nothing good as in positive, I mean there is just nothing worthwhile to listen to. If yes, as most have had this happen, what station do you eventually give up and stopContinue reading “Soul! F.M.”

Bless Their Heart!

Bless them that curse you, and pray for them which despitefully use you ~ Luke 6:28 Jesus in His Earthly ministry had a way of pointing out the conduct expected within the Kingdom program. Here in Luke 6:28, Jesus teaches a principle that, in a simpler form, is well known.  The Jewish population knew wellContinue reading “Bless Their Heart!”

Ad Activity

The other day I was watching the National Pickleball Championship games while on the internet. Within the hour, I started receiving sales ads for everything pickleball: Paddles, balls, shoes, lessons, and even pickleball glasses. I was being pursued from every side. I began to think about how God through Jesus by the Holy Spirit hasContinue reading “Ad Activity”