The Beloved

February 6th, 2017|

“Having predestined us to adoption as sons by Jesus Christ to Himself according to the good pleasure of His will, to the praise of the glory of His grace, by which He made us accepted in the Beloved.” — Ephesians 1:5-6 I have a friend who by many accounts is one of the strongest [...]

Business for the Common Good

January 16th, 2017|

"A good man deals graciously and lends; He will guide his affairs with discretion." -- Psalm 112:5 Retired Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan made this statement: "I have found no greater satisfaction than achieving success through honest dealing and strict adherence to the view that to gain, those you deal with should gain as [...]


January 9th, 2017|

"Now the man Moses was very meek, above all the men which were upon the face of the earth."- Numbers 12:3 Among the nine characteristics of the fruit of the Spirit, the eighth characteristic is gentleness--which is also known as meekness. Most people in the world confuse meekness with weakness. Even Jim Collins, one [...]

Come and See

December 26th, 2016|

"And Nathanael said to him, 'Can anything good come out of Nazareth?' Philip said to him, 'Come and see.'" --John 1:46 Prior to the birth of Christ, Nazareth was not an important part of the national and religious life of Israel. It had a bad reputation in morals and religious life. Even the Galilean language had [...]