Category Archives: Being Approved

Literalness

Years ago, I read two verses in Taylor’s “Living Bible,” that told me: “When God’s children are in need, YOU be the one to help them out. And get into the habit of inviting guests home for dinner or, if … Continue reading

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Do You Worship The Lord?

Man! It is so much fun to read how the Psalmist felt about the Lord: I love the Lord because he hears my prayers and answers them. Because he bends down and listens, I will pray as long as I … Continue reading

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Hidden Truths

Within Scriptures, we find all kinds of wonderful things. We discover all sorts of spiritual lessons within the imagery of the Bible. Paul taught: “We speak God’s wisdom in a mystery, the hidden wisdom, which God predestined before the ages to … Continue reading

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Under Whose Strength?

We are facing a new year, and we need to understand what our limitations are, and what choices that need to be made. I mean, Jesus told his disciples, “Those who want to come with me must say no to … Continue reading

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Silly and Stupid Arguments

Hey, after (and during) our past (and current) Political arena, many believers have increasingly separated themselves from other brother and sister of faith. This should never be allowed to happen!

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An Honorable Testimony!

As I was growing up, I lived in Kalamazoo, MI and spent many hours (and dollars) at a fast-food restaurant created by James Vander Horst. Mr. Vander Horst was a deeply committed Christian and left a wonderful imprint on the Christian Community … Continue reading

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You Are A Christian? Who Says So?

I continually hear all kinds of people call themselves Christians, but their words and behaviors certainly don’t confirm that confession. How are we supposed to know? (More importantly, how are you supposed to know?) John explained it this way:

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