Category Archives: Devotion

Judgment​ and Mercy

The story of Karla Faye Tucker is heartbreaking. Karla Faye dropped out of school at an early age and followed her mom into a life of prostitution and drugs. When she was in her 20’s she started dating an older … Continue reading

Posted in Devotion, Jesus, John, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

False Expectations and Faith

William Shakespeare said, “Expectation is the root of all heartache,” and he’s right.  When we go into a situation with unrealistic or unhealthy expectations, we set ourselves up for pain, disappointment, and failure. Expectations in themselves are not bad, but … Continue reading

Posted in Devotion, Evangelism, John, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

The Resurrection and the Gospel​​

Why is Easter such a big deal? Continue reading

Posted in 1 Corinthians, Devotion, Holiday, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

The Foolishness of God

Some people can’t make sense of a suffering Savior. They don’t understand why Jesus allowed himself to be humiliated and disgraced the way He did. They think they know what salvation looks like and Jesus doesn’t measure up. Have you … Continue reading

Posted in Christian life, Devotion, Evangelism, Holiday, Jesus, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

What to Do When You Hit the Lowest Point in Your Life

You and I can be brought low by many things in life. We can be humbled by our own actions or hurt by the actions of others. We can be broken by what seems like a random series of events, … Continue reading

Posted in Calling, Christian life, Devotion, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Necessities of Life

What are the Necessities of Life? Continue reading

Posted in Devotion, Evangelism, Jesus, John, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

A Trial for the Ages

Every once in while a court case attracts so much interest and attention it is described as “the trial of the century.” Not only do these high profile cases render a verdict they also shaped our culture. The Scopes Trial in … Continue reading

Posted in Christian life, Devotion, Evangelism, Messiah, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment