Category Archives: Life’s Lessons

Ingredients of total surrender 

12: “”This is My commandment, that you love one another, just as I have loved you.  13: Greater love has no one than this, that one lay down his life for his friends.  14: You are My friends if you … 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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The Conclusion of the Whole Matter

The Conclusion of the MatterGod’s Answer to Man’s Search – Ecclesiastes’s 12:13-13 “I know that, whatsoever God doeth, it shall be for ever: nothing can be put to it, nor any thing taken from it: and God doeth it, that … 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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USA’s 2nd Civil War

Geographic boundaries are not part of this civil war. There is no North vs. South. Some might argue color is expressed in this 2nd civil war. It isn’t like the first. There is no Gray vs. Blue in this struggle. … Continue reading

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The Holy Spirit’s Fruit

There is one fruit that gushes forth from the Holy Spirit. It is the fruit of love. Many people will site Galatians 5:22-23 and mention the ‘fruit(s)’ of the Holy Spirit. A close study reveals only one fruit. The rest … Continue reading

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A Pastoral Experience

As a pastor you’re bound to have varied experiences. Some kinda funny. Others not so much. Because this is based on a true story I have decided to change a name to protect the privacy of others.  Allen (not his … Continue reading

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