When All Else Fails

When All Else Fails

Woe to those who go down to Egypt for help, and rely on horses, who trust in chariots because they are many, and in horsemen because they are very strong, but who do not look to the Holy One of Israel, nor seek the Lord! – Isaiah 31:1 Have you ever come to the end of...
His Own Love

His Own Love

“But God demonstrates His own love toward us, in that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us.” – Romans 5:8 What is God’s love like? That’s an interesting question. It presupposes that God exists and that He loves. Some people would say that God does not...
Truth or Consequences

Truth or Consequences

Now when he was in affliction, he implored the Lord his God, and humbled himself greatly before the God of his fathers, 13 and prayed to Him; and He received his entreaty, heard his supplication, and brought him back to Jerusalem into his kingdom. Then Manasseh knew...
The Route of Christmas

The Route of Christmas

So all went to be registered, everyone to his own city – Luke 2:3   I’ve discovered a bit of a controversy this Christmas. I know, controversy is probably the last thing we need more of. But some things just can’t be left out of place. Sometimes, the route we take is...
What We Really Need

What We Really Need

This is the word of the LORD to Zerubbabel: ‘Not by might nor by power, but by My Spirit,’ says the LORD of hosts – Zechariah 4:6 This past week, though it took an arduous, embarrassing, and contentious struggle, conservative constitutionalist Judge Brett Kavanagh was...