Be Careful Who You Follow

My sheep hear my voice, and I know them, and they follow me: – John 10:27 What does it mean to follow someone? In today’s society we “follow” hundreds, often thousands, of people on various social media platforms. Just exactly who are we following? Why in the world would we follow anyone but Christ Jesus?Continue reading “Be Careful Who You Follow”

Convenient Betrayal

And when they heard it, they were glad, and promised to give him money. And he sought how he might conveniently betray him. – Mark 14:11 How many times during an average day do we conveniently betray the Lord? Too harsh? Ok, we will give ourselves some credit and expand it a little- how many timesContinue reading “Convenient Betrayal”

True Confessions

Confess your faults one to another, and pray one for another, that ye may be healed. The effectual fervent prayer of a righteous man availeth much. – James 5:16 Most of us would rather keep our faults, sins, and shortcomings to ourselves- we put on airs. Perhaps we will humble ourselves enough to share these intimate thingsContinue reading “True Confessions”

Facebook Motives

Whoso keepeth his mouth and his tongue keepeth his soul from troubles. – Proverbs 21:23 I daily look back at my memories on Facebook and, to be honest, I find myself feeling uneasy more and more over things I have said or posted in the past. It’s understandable that I would be uncomfortable with thingsContinue reading “Facebook Motives”

Hold Your Tongue

To reveal His Son in me that I might announce Him as the gospel among the Gentiles, immediately I did not confer with flesh and blood. – Galatians 1:16 You ever have this overwhelming feeling that God wants you to do something? You get so excited and can’t wait to let other people know whatContinue reading “Hold Your Tongue”