PERSONAL ACCOUNTABILITY

Reviewing the life of Jesus, most of what we know was recorded by the disciples, Matthew, Mark, Luke, John. The close association contributed to the occasional discussion among themselves, with their limited understanding of who He was, and what He was doing!  We are made aware of one of those conflicts here in John 21!Continue reading “PERSONAL ACCOUNTABILITY”

NEVER FORGET

We often joke about our forgetfulness as we grow older.  We sometimes, but not too often, have nothing to joke about.  It did not take long after I became a Christian to realize, that in the process of studying the Scriptures that sometimes forgetfulness is a convenience and ends up as sin that I shouldContinue reading “NEVER FORGET”

SPONGE CAKE

I have many dear friends in Bermuda, my place of birth a few years back.  Among them have been Joel and Jane Madeiros.  Their home has been our home whenever we return.  Jane went “home” to be with the Lord, and I returned for her funeral. At the funeral I mentioned how Jane always preparedContinue reading “SPONGE CAKE”

WHERE RIGHTEOUSNESS DWELLS

Try as we might, it is virtually impossible to talk about the throes of earth in the final days, without feeling that they are indescribable.   Even as early as the formation of the church following the resurrection of Jesus, they were aware that there would be a judgment that would destroy the entire earth andContinue reading “WHERE RIGHTEOUSNESS DWELLS”

HE CARES FOR ME

Over the years, one of the important parts of our ministry has been to endeavor to encourage people who are going through troubled waters, and there are far more than we can ever imagine. Even those who appear to be “on top of the world” are experiencing pressures from encounters they are experiencing that othersContinue reading “HE CARES FOR ME”

RECIPROCITY

Husbands, likewise, dwell with them with understanding, giving honor to the wife, as to the weaker vessel, and as being heirs together of the grace of life, that your prayers may not be hindered. 1 Peter 3:7 From the inherited old nature, people love to “get even”. There is somewhat of a conflict in the brain, but it is a seepingContinue reading “RECIPROCITY”