Divine Favor

Divine favor is another word for God’s grace. Unfortunately when you do a web search for “divine favor,” some disturbing things come up. The first three websites have to do with gaming, magic and witchcraft. Mixed in and out of the choices is an occasional reference...

You Have No Choice

One of my favorite chapters in the New Testament is 2 Timothy 3, and as our pastor was reading it, I read again for the first time a verse that somehow has escaped my notice. I think it may be that I so often concentrate on the first nine verses that warns of perilous...

Trusting In God

I am an author who loves books and the written word. I love being able to use words that form sentences, bringing coherent thought and provoking conversation. So books have always been a very important resource to me. It is in reading from which most of my education...

Growing In Spiritual Maturity

If I am to be a healthy member of the Body of Christ, then as like a member of the human body, I must grow and mature as does the rest of my body. Imagine my right hand not growing in harmony with the rest of my body, stunted and tiny compared to the rest of me. It...

Fulfilling God’s Design

Growing and maturing in our walk with the Lord Jesus Christ is an important task that Christians too often overlook. I can’t tell you how many Christians I know who are saved and satisfied with their “get out of hell” card. When we are saved, the indwelling Holy...