Don’t Tell Me What To Do

“Jesus came and told his disciples, “I have been given all authority in heaven and on earth..” – Matthew 28:18. In the movie The Blues Brothers, a couple of ex-convict musicians were trying to raise money for an orphanage. Anytime they were asked about their work, they had a standard response: “We’re on a mission…

Refresh Your Memory

“…those who refresh others will themselves be refreshed.” – Proverbs 11:25. What do you find truly refreshing? It could be an ice cold water, sweet tea, lemonade, a nap or maybe it is the joy of mentally refreshing with a friend. A personal phone call, or having lunch together. Laughter too can be refreshing, so…

Online Applause

“For you are the children of your father the devil, and you love to do the evil things he does. He was a murderer from the beginning. He has always hated the truth, because there is no truth in him. When he lies, it is consistent with his character; for he is a liar and…

Would You Please

“For once you were full of darkness, but now you have light from the Lord. So live as people of light!  For this light within you produces only what is good and right and true. Carefully determine what pleases the Lord.” – Ephesians 5:8-10. Did you catch the last sentence in the passage above? “Carefully determine…

Two Jumps Ahead Of The Enemy

Then the devil took him to the holy city, Jerusalem, to the highest point of the Temple, and said, “If you are the Son of God, jump off! For the Scriptures say, ‘He will order his angels to protect you. And they will hold you up with their hands so you won’t even hurt your…