Steps of Reconciliation

Steps of Reconciliation

“It all started when somebody stole a pig “ The Hatfields and McCoys were two American Appalachian mountaineer families who, with their families and neighbors, engaged in a legendary feud that attracted nationwide attention in the 1880s and ’90s. It lasted...
Cheating on God

Cheating on God

“… Forsaking all others keep only unto her so long as you both shall live. “ The words above are part of the traditional wedding vows. The marriage covenant is an exclusive agreement. It isn’t mean or judgmental for a husband to throw off the...
Today – Tell Someone THANK YOU!

Today – Tell Someone THANK YOU!

One of the deepest and most powerful principles of human nature is the craving to be appreciated. Everybody wants to feel wanted. Even pastors have the deep down desire to know that people appreciate their ministry. I have been in full time ministry since I graduated...
Three Motivations for Sharing the Gospel

Three Motivations for Sharing the Gospel

What’s in it for me? This seems like a selfish motivation. Most of the time it is. But Is the desire for reward a proper motive for service? The fact that God promises rewards is proof that the motive is not a sinful one, even though it may not be the highest...
Your Future Rewards

Your Future Rewards

Where there is not future, there is little motivation for the present. Years ago, a small town in Maine was proposed for the site of a great hydroelectric plant. Since the dam would be built across the river, the entire town would be submerged. When the project was...