“The wise man built his house upon the rock. The foolish man built his house upon the sand.” Jesus made these two statements to the crowd who had gathered to hear Him preach on the hill beside the Sea of
Two men came to the church one Sunday to pray. One man walked through the crowd, right up to the communion table. He had a big cross around his neck and an even bigger Bible tucked under his arm. He
I’ve spent the week studying Jesus’ Parable of the Unjust Judge. If you are unfamiliar with the story then I can fill you in. A widow with no standing, no clout in her community, couldn’t get justice to save her
In Leo Tolstoy’s short story, “How Much Land Does a Man Need?” Tolstoy introduces us to a man, a Russian peasant farmer named Pahom. One day Pahom overheard his wife talking to her sister. The older sister was telling Pahom’s
What is it about the Gospel, the Good News of Jesus Christ, that sets it apart from every other endeavor, every other ideology or philosophy, every other “truth” or belief system in the world? Dr. James Montgomery Boice told a
We love a great party! Weddings, birthdays, Super Bowls, New Year’s celebrations, and more. We all love a great party. About this time last year I got word that the invitations were ready and would be sent out in the
In 1984 there was a young woman who was working in Washington D.C. She loved art. She had a friend who worked in the art community and kept her up on the latest happenings in the art world. The friend
Groum Pale never imagined himself being a homeless street kid. The young boy found himself with no place to go, living on the streets of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia with his sisters, after both his mother and father died of AIDS.