The “Brave New World” of the 21st Century requires a “Brave New Discipleship” strategy.

Three Reasons to Take the High Road

Posted on: April 25, 2017

GREAT REWARDS AWAIT US WHEN WE RESPOND WELL TO DIFFICULT PEOPLE Have you ever met a person who just seemed to ooze grace and dignity, whose actions and words were conspicuously polite, tactful and well-mannered? Or perhaps you have seen someone on television or been aware of someone from history who possessed those qualities. When challenged or…

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Help for the Moment We Want to Quit

Posted on: April 18, 2017

REMEMBER THE PRIZE AT THE END OF THE RACE Last week we said “Don’t resent exercise machines if you want to be fit.” In a gym, every piece of exercise equipment is there to make our bodies stronger in a specific area. Put them all together, and we can become a physical marvel, compared to…

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Troubles are Training Exercises in Disguise

Posted on: April 11, 2017

DON’T RESENT EXERCISE MACHINES IF YOU WANT TO BE FIT Imagine it is December 31, and you have made the New Year’s resolution to become physically fit. So you go down to the gym, purchase a membership, and ready yourself for a fitter future. You take New Year’s Day off to enjoy the holiday and…

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Must We Worship God Simply for Who He Is?

Posted on: April 04, 2017

GOD MUST BE GOOD IF HE IS TO BE WORTHY OF WORSHIP There are those who, presumably out of good motives, say, “We must worship God simply for who He is.” Well, if you accept some assumptions to that statement, it is certainly true. But on the face of it, without any prior assumptions, one…

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