Abraham proclaimed "Jehovah-Jireh," the Lord will provide, when God sent a ram to stand in place of Isaac as a sacrifice. Perhaps you have a personal Jehovah-Jireh moment.
OKLAHOMA CITY (BP) – “Why haven’t I heard this before? Is this some new doctrine you have created?” That’s the reaction I got from a friend the other day while talking about Hebrews chapter four.
In Revelation, Jesus encouraged the church at Smyrna to remain steadfast in Him, who had already secured their victory. Christians today have the same assurance.
Do you treat Jesus like a hotel tenant on a short-term stay rather than the owner of the house? When He saves us, we must learn to submit to and cooperate with His renovations.
NASHVILLE (BP) – It has happened again. A prominent “Christian” artist has deconverted from the Christian faith. What is happening?
What's a Christian to do in sowing the Gospel when many refuse to hear? Pray, and keep on sowing.
“Maybe it just wasn’t your turn,” I told the young lady. “Maybe it wasn’t for you.”
NASHVILLE (BP) – At this time of year, parents are wondering where the time went as their 18-year-olds don a cap and gown to walk across a stage. Graduate parties and other end-of-the-school-year events mark a significant milestone, but during all of it there’s a desire to make sure young people get more than a diploma. We all want to be sure they’ve accrued wisdom that matters and will carry them into the next stage of life. Often, that takes place with a face-to-face talk.
JACKSON, Tenn. (BP) – It’s graduation season, and I’d like to congratulate all you graduates, as well as your parents, family and friends. This is a momentous accomplishment for which you should be justly proud.
Want to know what love looks like? Ponder Paul's words in 1 Corinthians 13. Want to know what humility looks like? Spend time digesting Jesus' words in the Beatitudes.