Waiting the Call (An Easter Poem)

Nature blushed in reverence of God’s Son upon the tree, While the thirsty mob for death did yell. Jesus died that day to set his killers free, But God refused to leave the Holy One in hell. That is why He died though Satan’s worst at Him was hurled; That is why from heav’n toContinue reading “Waiting the Call (An Easter Poem)”

Transforming Touch

How powerful a touch can be!  It costs the giver virtually nothing but can be of inestimable value to the recipient.  It can melt hearts hardened by bitter woes, can obliterate man made fences that have obstructed relationships and can soothe cares better than man’s best pharmaceuticals. Three of Jesus’ disciples, his inner circle including Peter, JamesContinue reading “Transforming Touch”

Knowing and Doing the Will of God, Part 2

It’s a question that has stymied many believers who, having trusted Christ for salvation, obeyed Him in Baptism and surrendered to Him for service, have wondered how they can know for certain what God’s perfect will for their life is in their daily walk and work for their Lord and Savior.  They have a heartContinue reading “Knowing and Doing the Will of God, Part 2”

Knowing and Doing the Will of God, Part 1

Ever wrestled with the question, “What does God want me to do in this situation?”  Maybe you are contemplating a career change or a move to another city or a decision about where to attend school and what course of studies to pursue.  Maybe it’s a friendship that is trending toward a relationship and youContinue reading “Knowing and Doing the Will of God, Part 1”