Why Study the Bible

“For the word of God is alive and powerful. It is sharper than the sharpest two-edged sword, cutting between soul and spirit, between joint and marrow. It exposes our innermost thoughts and desires.” – Hebrews 4:12.  It may seem an odd question to ask—Why study the Bible? Many Christians would look at the person asking…

Reading Is Not Optional

“To what greater inspiration and counsel can we turn than to the imperishable truth to be found in this treasure house, the Bible?” – Queen Elizabeth II Americans have a positive view of the Bible. However, more than half of Americans have read little or none of the Bible. It was not always that way.…

Humility In Action

“For those who exalt themselves will be humbled, and those who humble themselves will be exalted.” – Luke 14:11. Most Christians have heard the story of Nehemiah. On the surface it looks like a long list of names of people doing work, but it is so much more. But if we look a little closer…

Super Humility

“Humble yourselves before the Lord, and he will lift you up.” – James 4:10 It seems like there is a new superhero movie hitting theaters weekly. There are things that every superhero movie has in common; one, they have some extraordinary power and the second one is, every one of them has a weakness. It makes…

The Humility Of Love

“When Jesus came to Simon Peter, Peter said to him, “Lord, are you going to wash my feet?”Jesus replied, “You don’t understand now what I am doing, but someday you will.” “No,” Peter protested, “you will never ever wash my feet!” Jesus replied, “Unless I wash you, you won’t belong to me. Simon Peter exclaimed,…