What to Expect in the Journey

What to Expect in the Journey

According to the ancient Chinese proverb, “A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.” The idea is that whether simple or difficult, every venture must have a starting point. If we never start, there is no hope for success.  The journey of the great...
Turn to Me with All Your Heart

Turn to Me with All Your Heart

“Now, therefore,” says the Lord, “Turn to Me with all your heart, With fasting, with weeping, and with mourning.” So rend your heart, and not your garments; Return to the Lord your God, For He is gracious and merciful, Slow to anger, and of great kindness; And He...
Contend Earnestly – Jude 1:3b

Contend Earnestly – Jude 1:3b

“… contend earnestly for the faith which was once for all delivered to the saints.” Jude 1:3b As we prepare our hearts for the great Lenten fast, in which, for forty days, we will search our hearts in repentance and surrender, anticipating, again, the passion of...
Do Not Imitate Evil – 3 John 1:11

Do Not Imitate Evil – 3 John 1:11

Beloved, do not imitate what is evil, but what is good. He who does good is of God, but he who does evil has not seen God. 3 John 1:11 The short letter of 3 John to his beloved friend Gaius, in part, describes the different behavior of two leaders, Diotrephes, and...