One Thing You Lack

Scripture When Jesus heard this, he said to him, “You still lack one thing. Sell everything you have and give to the poor, and you will have treasure in heaven. Then come, follow me.” ~Luke 18:22, NIV Quote You can pray all day. You can read your bible through and through but if you are robbing…

What A Calling!

Scripture Ezra had spent his entire life studying and obeying the Law of the Lord and teaching it to others. ~Ezra 7:10, CEV Quote Trust and obey, for there’s no other way to be happy in Jesus, but to trust and obey. ~John Harold Sammis Ezra was a scribe. He lived long before there was type set…

The Unfaithful Servant

Scripture Who are faithful and wise servants? Who are the ones the master will put in charge of giving the other servants their food supplies at the proper time? ~Matthew 24:45 Quote Every believer should live with the constant expectation of the LORD’s return. ~J.T. Draper Jesus was a great story teller and most of…

The Lazy Good-For-Nothing Servant

Scripture For to everyone who has, more will be given, and he will have more than enough. But from the one who does not have, even what he has will be taken away from him. ~ Matthew 25:29 (CSB) Quote Everything we have is a gift from God. You cannot divorce stewardship from life; they…

Consider The Ravens

Scripture Consider the ravens: They don’t sow or reap; they don’t have a storeroom or a barn; yet God feeds them. Aren’t you worth much more than the birds? ~ Luke 12:24 (CSB) Quote If you are not in awe of Mother Nature, there is something wrong with your relationship with Father God. ~Alex Trebek…

Live It Up!

Scripture  So go ahead. Eat your food with joy, and drink your wine with a happy heart, for God approves of this!  Wear fine clothes, with a splash of cologne!  ~Ecclesiastes 9:7-8, NLT Quote Man is clueless and God is all-knowing: therefore, the only proper response to God is fear and trust. ~David George Moore…

For The Love Of Money

Scripture Those who love money will never have enough. How meaningless to think that wealth brings true happiness!  ~Ecclesiastes 5:10, NLT Quote We can love money without having it just as we can have money without loving it. ~J. C. Ryle A comedian once said, “Money can’t buy love but it can buy stuff and…

Building On Clouds

Scripture So I came to hate life because everything done here under the sun is so troubling. Everything is meaningless {hebel}—like chasing the wind.  ~Ecclesiastes 2:17 Quote He is no fool who gives what he cannot keep in order to gain what he cannot lose. ~Jim Elliott As we have stated previously, the Hebrew word…