Seasoned with Grace

Seasoned with Grace

“Let your speech always be with grace, as though seasoned with salt, so that you will know how you should respond to each person.” (Colossians 4:6 NASB). I rarely blog about current events, but there’s been a lot of hate in the news the last few weeks. Recently two...
Souls for Whom Christ Died

Souls for Whom Christ Died

I jumped up from the weight bench at the gym, out of breath but pleased with my performance. A young man watched. “You do well for an old man!” he joked. “Well, I almost made it in the NFL,” I said straight-faced. Now, you should know that I stand 5’ 6” tall when...
Children of God in Fact

Children of God in Fact

Cultures and religions around the world have traditionally drawn an analogy between the Creator as a father figure and humans as His children. As the Apostle Paul waits in Athens for Silas and Timothy, he addresses those he finds in the Aeropagus, a local pagan...
Ancient of Days… The God of Time

Ancient of Days… The God of Time

The second chapter of Philippians describes how Jesus willingly emptied Himself of all His heavenly privileges.  He gave up His rights as God to take on the form of a servant and occupy the likeness of men. “Have this attitude in yourselves which was also in...