In Times Past

“The Lord is a shelter for the oppressed, a refuge in times of trouble. Those who know your name trust in you, for you, O Lord, do not abandon those who search for you.” —Psalms 9:9-10.     In this week’s movie, About Time, Tim uses his ability to go back in time to make…

What Time Is It?

“For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven: a time to be born, and a time to die; a time to plant, and a time to pluck up what is planted; a time to kill, and a time to heal; a time to break down, and a time to…

Sweetly Broken

  “He heals the brokenhearted and bandages their wounds.” – Psalms 147:3. God delights in transforming lives. Time and time again we have heard real–life stories of people with shattered dreams, shameful secrets, and damaged souls, and the God who makes them beautiful again. I am sure that Louis Zamparini would prefer a different path…

Forgiving The Unforgivable

“If you forgive those who sin against you, your heavenly Father will forgive you. 15 But if you refuse to forgive others, your Father will not forgive your sins.” –   Matthew 6:14-15. Louie Zamperini made a prayer while in a lifeboat adrift in the Pacific Ocean that would change his life. He prayed “if…

Broken By Grace

“For no one can ever be made right with God by doing what the law commands. The law simply shows us how sinful we are. But now God has shown us a way to be made right with him without keeping the requirements of the law, as was promised in the writings of Moses and…