2 Timothy 1:8-18 (KJV)

1:8-10 Be not thou therefore ashamed of the testimony of our Lord, nor of me his prisoner: but be thou partaker of the afflictions of the gospel according to the power of God; Who hath saved us, and called us with an holy calling, not according to our works, but according to his own purposeContinue reading “2 Timothy 1:8-18 (KJV)”

Learn to Live

When I was younger, I remember how saturated the Christian media was with questions such as, “Would you die for Christ?” and or “If the situation were to arise, would you deny Jesus in your last moments?” There are hundreds of variations to these questions and upon reflection I believe I know why these questionsContinue reading “Learn to Live”

The Old Rugged Cross

George Bennard was born February 4th, 1973, in a coal mining town of Youngstown, Ohio. He aspired to be a Christian evangelist, but his father died so he stayed and supported his mother and sister. Later he became involved with the Salvation Army and then an ordained minister in the Methodist Episcopal Church. Bennard diedContinue reading “The Old Rugged Cross”

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.”

1 Timothy 4:7-16 (KJV)

4:7-9 But refuse profane and old wives’ fables, and exercise thyself rather unto godliness. For bodily exercise profiteth little: but godliness is profitable unto all things, having promise of the life that now is, and of that which is to come. This is a faithful saying and worthy of all acceptation. There is a compellingContinue reading “1 Timothy 4:7-16 (KJV)”

Serve to Lead!

“You don’t have to hold a position in order to be a leader.” – Henry Ford How does this resonate with you? Does it sound… wrong? It may be worth noting that sometimes leadership requires a person to expel their view of authority in a position to wear the true fabric of a leader.  AContinue reading “Serve to Lead!”

1 Timothy 3:1-7 (KJV)

3:1 This is a true saying, if a man desire the office of a bishop, he desireth a good work. In introducing this “true” or “trustworthy” saying, we have to consider aspects of the office of bishop [spiritual overseer] coming into play.  The first is that a man is desiring an office of action andContinue reading “1 Timothy 3:1-7 (KJV)”

The Immutable Infinite

Many Christians are familiar with Jesus’s assertion to be the “Alpha and Omega.” Alpha and Omega being the beginning and end of the Greek alphabet. It is a powerful declaration that promotes many of the incommunicable attributes of God. Some of these attributes that we can observe at face value is God’s immutability and HisContinue reading “The Immutable Infinite”

“I Ain’t Lazy!”

There are many ways to insult someone. You could attack them personally by making light of their socio-economic status. One may insult others’ political affiliation.  If someone really wants to get under the skin of another, they will offer them a backhanded compliment that will act as a slow burn throughout the mind of theContinue reading ““I Ain’t Lazy!””

Comfort. Where’s The Source?

An Odd Ball When I was young, I found much comfort in a good book. I was an odd ball. My comfort was in sitting down and reading a good, non-fiction, historical analysis of some time periods misfortunes. The World Wars, the Spanish Influenza, Presidential assassination attempts, were all things I enjoyed reading to escapeContinue reading “Comfort. Where’s The Source?”