God’s Goodness

Sis Leslie, 7/9/19: The word “good” has many meanings. It can indicate competence such as good judgement or reliability; he’s a good friend to have in a pinch. It can be used to describe strength, behavior, thoroughness, etc. The word, good, is...

Help Thy Brother Up

Bro Rick:  Help Thy Brother, Not Keep Him Down Rom 14:7-13, 1 Jn 2:7, We are in the true light and no longer in darkness, sin is gone.  But if you hate your brother, neighbor, boss, sibling, etc. the darkness of sin will remain.  Mat 26:41, We are in a spiritual war...

Holy Behavior That Sets Apart

2 Peter 3:10-12a But the day of the Lord will come like a thief, and then the heavens will vanish with a [mighty and thunderous] roar, and the [material] elements will be destroyed with intense heat, and the earth and the works that are on it will be burned up. Since...

If Anyone Serves

Wild Sunflowers make me smile 1 Peter 4:11 If anyone serves, he should do it with the strength God provides, so that in all things God may be praised through Jesus Christ. To Him be the glory and the power for ever and ever. Amen. ( translation unknown) It was only a...

Tear Up Your Itinerary

the Farmer’s grapes are  ripening Hebrews 11:8 By faith Abraham, when he was called to go out into a place which he should after receive for an inheritance, obeyed; and he went out, not knowing whither he went. It is by no means enough to set out cheerfully with...

The Name and Fame of Jesus

Zinnias, a favorite summer time flower Acts 4:12 “There is salvation in no other, for there is none other name under heaven given among men whereby we must be saved” There is only one name that opens heaven’s doors and God’s heart—the name of...

As Jesus Walked

Summer Blossoms 1 John 2:6 He that saith he abideth in him ought himself also so to walk, even as he walked. To know Christ is the way to grow in holiness. Christianity is not a religion of rules. It is a religion of the divine example. Try to follow the blessed steps...

Continually Desire Jesus

The First Sunflower of this Year Ephesians 3:17-19 That Christ may dwell in your hearts by faith; that ye, being rooted and grounded in love, May be able to comprehend with all saints what is the breadth, and length, and depth, and height; And to know the love of...

No ‘Too Lates’

Bouquet of Zinnas Psalm 22:24 For he hath not despised nor abhorred the affliction of the afflicted; neither hath he hid his face from him; but when he cried unto him, he heard. Christ sometimes delays His help that He may try our faith and quicken our prayers. The...

Simply Delays

Beautiful Golden Celebration Rose (I wish this was a scratch and sniff} Song of Solomon 5:6 I opened to my beloved; but my beloved had withdrawn himself, and was gone: my soul failed when he spake: I sought him, but I could not find him; I called him, but he gave me...