The Perfect King

Scripture Give the king your justice, O God, and your righteousness to a king’s son. May he judge your people with righteousness, and your poor with justice. ~Psalm 72:1-2, NRSV Quote Pharaohs, Caesars, Alexander the Great, Attila the Hun, Charlemagne, Napoleon, Hitler, Stalin: what do they have in common–They are relics of a fading history. They…

Jesus

Scripture Jesus our priest offered one sacrifice for sins for all time. Then He sat down at the right hand of God. ~Hebrews 10:12, NIrV Quote Whatever your question: Jesus is the ANSWER. ~Ya’akov I don’t profess to know everything but there are some things that I am absolutely sure of: Everything in the bible…

Stay Focused

Scripture So Peter got out of the boat. He walked on the water toward Jesus. But when Peter saw the wind, he was afraid. He began to sink. ~Matthew 14:39-30, NIrV Quote  When believers focus more on current circumstances than they do the person and power of Jesus, they flounder. ~Bill Patterson In 538 BC, Cyrus…

A Guide Beats A Map

Scripture Jesus told him, “I am the way, the truth, and the life. No one can come to the Father except through me.” ~John 14:6, NLT Quote Trust the LORD with all your heart and He will show you the right path. ~Solomon I know all the area hospital well and even those in Birmingham…

Streams In The Desert

Scripture Then will the lame leap like a deer, and the mute tongue shout for joy. Water will gush forth in the wilderness and streams in the desert. ~Isaiah 35:6. NIV Quote Jesus is the ultimate ‘Game Changer’. ~Ya’akov Jesus attended the Jewish festival of booths and on the last and most important day of…

Infinite Compassion

Scripture Through the LORD‘s mercies we are not consumed, because His compassion never fails. Lamentations 3:22 Quote Our life becomes much more fulfilling when we learn to give folks a piece of our heart rather than a piece of our mind. ~Image Quotes In preparing for Sunday nights message, I was struck by something I…

Inevitable Conflict

Scripture Do not love the world or anything in the world. If anyone loves the world, love for the Father is not in them. ~I John 2:25, NIV Quote Stand for Christ and you will be judged by the world; stand with this world and you will be judged by God. ~Grace Wesley I’m not…