Monthly Archives: July 2012

Fix Your Eyes On Jesus – Hebrews 12:1-2

“Therefore, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us also lay aside every weight, and sin which clings so closely, and let us run with endurance the race that is set before us, looking to … Continue reading

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A Dark Night Indeed

Another senseless act of random violence in America has made the headlines. This time there was a random shooting in a movie theater, during the opening night of The Dark Knight. This was the midnight showing in Aurora, Colo., just outside … Continue reading

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That Your Joy May Be Full — John 15:11

Many throughout history have sought to make the Christian life as joyless as possible. Even John Wesley, my hero in the faith, did not approve much of merriment. He once complained that conversations with the famous preacher George Whitefield were … Continue reading

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Our Best Kept Secret — Romans 3:24

Fifty some-odd years ago a conference on comparative religions was held at Cambridge University. Theologians and scholars from around the world had come together to explore various religious ideas. One such topic was, “Which belief (or doctrine) is unique to … Continue reading

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Devotion to God Almighty

Every Independence day I am reminded of the words of founding father and second President, John Adams. He wrote the following words on July 2nd 1776. The Continental Congress had just adopted the Resolution for Independence and he wrote to … Continue reading

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