The Carrot and the Stick

By the works of the law, no human being will be justified in His sight. Romans 3:20 The other day,I overheard a mom asked her 2nd grade son to run and get her umbrella from the car, to which he replied, “What do I get for doing it?” In return, she retorted, “you...

Love Never Fails

This is the supreme work to which we need to address ourselves in this world, to learn to love.  Is life not full of opportunities for learning love?  Every man and woman has a thousand of them.  The world is not a playground; it is a schoolroom.  Life is not a...

Overwhelmed By Promise

And we desire that each of you do not become sluggish but imitate those who through faith and patience inherit the promise. Hebrew 6: 20 2011 is a year of promise. The word “promise” refers to something guaranteed with assurance but it is also a verb; something I...