Are You Listening?

Are You Listening?

The professor was trying his best to make the lecture engaging. He had mastered the material and was quite adept at communicating in a variety of ways, but today he knew he was losing his audience. So he stopped the lecture and the complete silence got their...
Are You Listening?

Yesterday, I Sinned Against The Lord

I offended God. I did something I knew to be wrong. Because my heart is calloused, I went to bed with that sin unconfessed and slept in the trough like an animal accustomed to foulness. But when I arose this morning, the Lord confronted me and brought me to...
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What Those Inconsistencies Are Telling Us

I am trying to hurry my way along through a new book. This way of reading is part of the residual damage done by graduate studies. I dare not linger long on any book. I have 2,000 pages to complete by the end of the week. Read. Scan. Skip. Get the highlights and keep...
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Be Alert!

It is a command given in several different contexts in the Scriptures. It is a command that makes perfect sense in many of life’s circumstances. However, there are also many times when we don’t see the need, so we don’t heed the command.  Way too many times we are...
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The Heart is a One-Car Garage

I’m not sure I’ve got this right, but it seems that God has created the human heart with the capacity for only one true love, one ultimate love. It is a one-car garage that has room for hoses and ladders, for Christmas decorations and tires, but only room enough for...