Four Lessons from Two Babies

Four Lessons from Two Babies

In Luke 1, we have the story of two special babies – one from womb of an old woman, the other from a young virgin teenager celebrating her upcoming marriage. This is the God we serve – a God who chooses His time to bless His people in ways we never could...
God’s “Time Out”

God’s “Time Out”

Are you in God’s “Time Out”? I will admit that my mom and dad did not do “time out” when I was growing up. The closest we got to “time out” was “Go to your room and think about what you did!” And it escalated from...
Let There Be Praise

Let There Be Praise

How do you praise God? What do you do? Some people like to be quiet. Some people are loud. Some people like to sing. Some people like to pray. Some people like to raise their hands in praise. Mary, the mother of Jesus, was the type of woman who had to move to praise...
How to Handle Life’s Surprises

How to Handle Life’s Surprises

Life is full of surprises! Sometimes the surprises are pleasant – like finding a $20 bill in your walkingpath. Sometimes the surprises are aggravating – like a flat tire. Regardless, surprises are unexpected. No matter how much you plan, you can expect to have...
Don’t Doubt the Bible

Don’t Doubt the Bible

When I was a kid, we played a card game called “I doubt it.” It has another name, but I won’t use that word. You would deal all the cards and each person would lay, face down, a card in numerical order and say that number. If someone doubted it was right, the simply...