Seek and Ye Shall Find


April 21, 2019

Resurrection stories never cease to fascinate me!  One of my favorites is told by Donnie Wayans, a gospel singer who loves the resurrected Lord.  His uncle had a serious heart attack and was in emergency need of heart bypass surgery.  The doctors said there was little...

During this Lenten season, our thoughts turn to the events of the 40 days leading up to Christ’s glorious resurrection.  Yet what signs do we see of Christ in the Old Testament?  In Genesis, Chapter 1, verse 3, it tells us that God said, “Let there be light.”  In this...

April 19, 2019

They thought they would crucify my Lord

When they led him to Calvary.

They praised themselves for a job well done

As they nailed him to the tree.

They cheered when the sword’s point pierced his side.

They laughed when they saw his grief.

They shouted with glee as he writhed...

A Special Tribute to the 1983 Devotional

April 17, 2019

Some of you know that I’m a big basketball fan and recently I’ve noticed that many college and professional teams are wearing a variety of warm-up jerseys over their game uniforms. It’s a new twist on an age-old effort to instill a sense of pride, togetherness and conn...

April 16, 2019

One thing our society seems addicted to is “more:” more money, fame, power, possessions, and pleasures.  We hear that our beloved St Francis, like many of the devout, grew up surrounded by these things but rebelled in search of a simpler life in the woods and fields, s...

April 15, 2019

 “Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.”  Philippians 4:6-...

April 14, 2019

“Rejoice greatly, Daughter Zion!    Shout, Daughter Jerusalem!    See, your king comes to you, righteous and victorious, lowly and riding on a donkey, on a colt, the foal of a donkey.”  (Zechariah 9:9, New International Version).

Sue and I...

April 13, 2019

God is still speaking, but do you have ears to hear?  We live in a world filled with noise and chaos. We go through our day with almost constant noise, from our busy phones, to our radios in our cars, and with the T.V. being on at home.

The question for this Lenten Seas...

April 12, 2019

“To everything there is a season, and a time to every purpose under heaven.” (Ecclesiastes 3:1).

My good friend of many years always writes me a Christmas Letter.  His immediate family have all passed to heaven with the last being his Dad who passed from Alzheimer’s dis...

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