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From Desperation to Your Destiny

Have you noticed that there are desperate people everywhere trapped in the difficulty and dilemma of desperation? They are in schools, courtrooms, jails, jobs, homes and in church. The word desperate means, “having lost all hope, despairing.” Have you ever found...

Are Your a Cultural Christian?

While listening to a local Moody Bible Institute station the other day I heard the phrase Cultural Christianity. What is cultural Christianity? It’s a religion that superficially identifies itself as “Christianity” but does not truly adhere to the faith. A cultural...

How Long Will You Endure?

When he was seven years old, his family was forced out of their house on a legal technicality, and he had to work to help support them. At age nine, his mother died At 22 he wanted to go to law school, but his education wasn’t good enough. At 23, he went into debt to...

Have a Blessed Resurrection Day

Early on the first day of the week, while it was still dark, Mary Magdalene went to the tomb and saw that the stone had been moved from the entrance. So she came running to Simon Peter and the other disciple, the one Jesus loved and said, “They have taken the Lord out...

The Crushed Lamb

On a little church in Germany stands a stone lamb which has an interesting history: When some workmen were building the roof, one workman fell to the ground. His companions hastened down expecting to see him killed. But he was unhurt. A lamb was grazing below when he...

Is Christ Reigning Over You

In Luke 19:11-27, "Jesus went on to tell a parable, because He was near Jerusalem, and they supposed that the kingdom of God was going to appear immediately. 12 So He said, "A nobleman went to a distant country to receive a kingdom for himself, and then return. 13...

Learning Contentment

Are you content? If you’re like many, your answer is obviously no! Contentment is something that Christians must learn, according to Philippians 4:11-13, where Paul candidly confessed, “Not that I speak from want, for I have learned to be content in whatever...

Pre-Judging Others

After the northern kingdom, with its capital at Samaria, fell to the Assyrians, many Jews were deported to Assyria, and foreigners were brought in to settle the land and help keep the peace(2 Kings 17:24). The intermarriage between those foreigners and the remaining...

What’s Your Source of Hope?

At the end of World War II, an American sub came back to Newport News, Virginia to dock. As it came into port, something terrible went wrong with the mechanism and it began to sink in the harbor. Divers were immediately dispatched to save the crew. As the divers swam...

We Are Precious to God

Society teaches us to judge the value of a person by outward characteristics-education, wealth beauty, and so forth. This kind of value system opens the door for envy, jealousy and division. It teaches us to judge not only others in these terms, also ourselves. We may...