I was reading in Luke 9 when Jesus cleansed a man who was possessed by many demons. Jesus and the disciples found him after they had crossed the Galilean Sea. It seems that Jesus was looking particularly for him. Remember early in Luke 4. Jesus said he is fulfilling the passages in Isaiah about healing. … More Jesus Left him
I know a place where justice and righteousness is always present: “Righteousness and justice are the foundation of Your throne; Lovingkindness and truth go before You.” Psalm 89:14 I know a place where mercy and grace are available in our time of need: “Therefore let us draw draw near with confidence to the throne of … More I Know a Place . . .
I recently read a children’s biography on the life of John Stott. I picked it up because I knew I could finish it in one sitting and maybe pass it on to my children in a few years. John Stott is one of my heroes in the faith. The Cross of Christ was a book that significantly … More Lessons from the Life of John Stott
Burns, Islay. The Pastor of Kilysth: The Life and Times of W.H. Burns. Carlisle, PA: The Banner of Truth Trust, 2019. Today, this is not necessarily a book review as it is my reflections and thoughts after finishing the book. It has been awhile since I’ve worked through a Christian biography, but I’m glad I read this. … More Book Review: “The Pastor of Kilsyth: The Life and Times of W.H. Burns” by Islay Burns
Introduction Dr. Anthony Fauci, the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, in a recent press conference said, “For a while, life is not going to be the way it used to be in the United States.” We are not sure when life will return to “normal.” Anxiety begins attacking the heart … More Peace in Uncertain Times