The Parable of the Remora

The Parable of the Remora

We can glean rich, spiritual insights from nature as we see God’s handiwork in creation. “The heavens proclaim the glory of God. The skies display His craftsmanship” (Ps. 19:1, NLT). The universe testifies to God’s creative genius. The natural world...
In God We Still Trust

In God We Still Trust

Happy 247th Birthday America! You look pretty good for your age. I love our great country and was raised to be patriotic. In fact, when my parents disciplined me, they gave me stripes and I saw stars! Seriously, God …
Making Spiritual Memorials

Making Spiritual Memorials

Memorial Day, also called Decoration Day, is a day set aside (the last Monday of May) to remember those killed in the line of duty in our nation’s wars. It is a vivid reminder that freedom is not free. It …
The Only Man-Made Things in Heaven

The Only Man-Made Things in Heaven

When you think of heaven, what comes to mind? Perhaps you think of John the Revelator’s description in Revelation 21-22: New Jerusalem with walls of Jasper, gates of pearl, streets of pure gold, the crystal sea before God’s throne, the …
Seeking After True Riches

Seeking After True Riches

True riches are spiritual blessings not material blessings. True riches are things money can’t buy. True riches have nothing to do with how much money is in your bank accounts, 401K, IRA, or portfolio. True riches are the spiritual blessings …
God’s Greatest Expressions of Love

God’s Greatest Expressions of Love

Love is in the air. Valentine’s Day is a romantic time designated to express our love. Saint Valentine was a priest who was executed on February 14, 270 A.D. His crime was secretly marrying couples in ancient Rome against Emperor …