Category Archives: Faith

Obedience better than sacrifice

Sermon on 1 Samuel 15:1-25  I. God’s Command. 1-3“Then Samuel said to Saul, “The LORD sent me to anoint you as king over His people, over Israel; now therefore, listen to the words of the LORD. Thus says the LORD … Continue reading

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A Woman of Titus Two

My husband will not talk to me! I’ve got a 25lb. turkey to cook for our family reunion!  The two year old is throwing a temper tantrum.  Every body wants me to do for them but no one wants to … Continue reading

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Work of the Holy Spirit 

In the Old Testament the Holy Spirit had a ‘come and go’ ministry. At Pentecost He came to indwell believers and abide in the living Church of Jesus Christ.  Old Testament ‘Come and Go’  “So the Spirit of the LORD … Continue reading

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A Man and His Cap – A Spiritual Lesson?

                It’s been a good day with an early morning yard work project before a trip to town. A quick stop at Kenny’s Real Italian Water Ice for a flavorful cool drink, then … Continue reading

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Another perspective 

After viewing the post below, I quickly jotted down some thoughts. I’m not a fan of Joel Osteen and this is not about him. It’s about the remarks made before getting to mentioning him.  It is his view about Hell … Continue reading

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You Gotta Get Your Feet Wet

“You’ve got to get your feet wet.”  I’ve heard this expression for as long as I can remember. I take it to mean one has to go beyond talking about it and actually doing it. To make any headway, you’ve … Continue reading

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Written Down!

I once pastured a church where a member was notorious for having conflict with the members. Strangely the church consisted in a large part of the very people who made up her own kinfolk. Naturally I learned about the woman … Continue reading

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