Monthly Archives: November 2012

A Business Plan Gone Awry

For do I now persuade men, or God? or do I seek to please men? for if I yet pleased men, I should not be the servant of Christ.  Galatians 1:10 This week the Southeast Outlook, a church newspaper here … Continue reading

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Seeing God

Blessed are the pure in heart, for they shall see God.  Matthew 5:8  I would like to see God.  Frequently.  Face to face.  Like I see you.  I know it would be overwhelming, and the Old Testament folks said that … Continue reading

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A Prayer in His Presence

Repent ye therefore, and be converted, that your sins may be blotted out, when the times of refreshing shall come from the presence of the Lord.  Acts 3:19  Hold thy peace at the presence of the Lord God: for the … Continue reading

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A Love Letter for Thanksgiving

Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of his saints.  O Lord, truly I am thy servant; I am thy servant, and the son of thine handmaid: thou hast loosed my bonds.  Psalm 116:14-15 John, my love, … Continue reading

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Holiday Isolation

In churches where I have spoken this fall, I have met many people for whom this year is the first holiday season after their loss, and I want to write to you this morning.  I have prayed for you that … Continue reading

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Adventure’s Ending

Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, which according to his abundant mercy hath begotten us again unto a lively hope by the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead, To an inheritance incorruptible, and undefiled, and … Continue reading

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Survival for the Holidays

This Sunday evening, I have the privilege of speaking at Westport Road Baptist Church.  I am so excited that they have opened their doors and their hearts to me.  As I visited with church leaders there, I was blessed by … Continue reading

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