Category Archives: God’s Wrath & Love

Seeking The Lesser Kings Of The World

“O Lord our God, other lords besides You have ruled over us, but Your name alone we bring to remembrance.” [Isa 26:13] When the prophet, Samuel, was old, the people of Israel asked him to appoint over them a king. He warned them against this but he consulted God and God told him to listen […]

What I Said At My Mom’s Memorial

When we are at a funeral or memorial, it causes us to think of our finite life; it causes us to think of Heaven and Hell. Is it real? Why? Why did Mom have to die? Why did she have to go through dementia before she died? The Bible says the wages of sin is […]

What To Say At My Memorial Service

At my funeral or memorial, don’t glorify me; I was not among the wonderful and I was not among the awesome. Remind people what a wretch I was and it was only God’s grace which brought out any good in me and gave me any hope of glory. Rom 7:24-8:2; Isa 2:11; 26:12 Remind the […]

The Christmas Message As Told In Galatians

One would not think to look to the Book of Galatians for the story of Christmas. Nonetheless, Galatians 4:4-5 is a wonderful Christmas story. It is the story of the Gospel of Jesus Christ. In this story, from these two verses, there are FIVE things we need to learn and understand.

John 3:16-18 – Does God Love Everyone in the World?

For God so loved the world, that He gave His only Son, that whoever believes in Him should not perish but have eternal life. [John 3:16]. John 3:16 is America’s favorite Bible verse. It is quoted by the saved and the sinner alike. It gives comfort to be assured God loves us – that He […]

The Eternal Covenant – A Savior For Mankind

We say “Merry Christmas” and images of a baby in a manger come to our minds. We talk about a child who came to be born to save sinners. At Christmas time we celebrate a baby in a manger – and all is well with the world. But are we looking at the right picture? […]

Trials and Hardships are Love From God

How often do we look at trials and hardships as something we have to get through so we can get back to our normal lives? The Apostle Paul explained to the church in Rome why suffering is normal and we should look at it as an outpouring of God’s love upon us. Writing to the […]