THE GREAT SHAKING In several occasions of scripture we find Jesus retreating to the mountains. His search for solitude, to be alone with God, rest and recuperation make this an inviting place. We too, decided to take an endeavor to The Green Mountains of Vermont, The White Mountains of New
VICTORY THROUGH ADVERSITY The adversity of the cross became the greatest victory of all time! And being found in fashion as a man, he humbled himself, and became obedient unto death, even the death of the cross. (Php. 2:8) Ought not Christ to have suffered these things, and to enter
Therefore if any man be in Christ, he is a new creature: old things are passed away; behold, all things are become new. (II Cor. 5:17) New… (1) Different from one of the same category that has existed previously. (2) Of dissimilar origin and usually of superior quality.
A few times in my life I’ve really questioned God on why He allowed things to happen the way they did. Most of the time I could see clearly as I got past the situation. We’ve all been there. We’ve all faced times where we suffered pain in some form
Go and proclaim these words toward the north, and say Return, thou backsliding Israel, saith the LORD; and I will not cause mine anger to fall upon you: for Ibam merciful, saith the LORD, and I will not keep anger forever. (Jer. 3:12) For several years now we have felt
Oh, how easy it is for us to get wrapped up in all the hustle and bustle of the Christmas season. Before too long, we find that we’ve placed the real meaning of this time of year on the back burner. Throughout the busyness of these last few weeks, we’ve
Halloween, the fall holiday celebrated each year on October 31st. A day with historical connotations of ghosts, spirits of the dead and pagan traditions of the dark underworld. Now we have received, not the spirit of the world, but the spirit which is of God; that we might know the
THE REVELATION Sounds like John writing the final book of the bible, when he experiences the revelation (the unveiling) of Jesus Christ and a divine vision of things that are yet to come. Though that is not exactly what happened to us it seems pretty close in some ways… We
In Luke chapter 12, Jesus speaks to an innumerable multitude telling them of their worth and beauty to God the Father, how He loves them and will meet their needs, but to seek first the kingdom of God. For where your treasure is, there will your heart be also. Let
The steps of a good man are ordered by the Lord: and he delighteth in his way. (Ps. 37: 23) For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways, saith the Lord. (Isa. 55:8) In all thy ways acknowledge Him, and He shall direct thy paths.