Why it’s Important to Know and Trust that God Is Always Good and Fair
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Why it’s Important to Know and Trust that God Is Always Good and Fair

It’s a phrase that can send a parent’s nerves on edge… “That’s not fair!” Part of the problem is that it’s typically said in an annoying whiney voice. But of course, children do not have the corner on the “that’s not fair” market. Adults are often guilty of whining about fairness. Rev says, “Whining is…

Why It’s Important to Open the Doors of Your Heart to Jesus
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Why It’s Important to Open the Doors of Your Heart to Jesus

There were more than 60 of us . . . 13-year-olds making a statement of faith and joining the church. Our pastor, following a long tradition, prayerfully chose a Bible verse for every person in the class. My friends received verses like Romans 8:28, John 3:16, Isaiah 41:10, and Jeremiah 29:11. And then he came…

How You Can Have Strength in Jesus When You are Afraid of Persecution
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How You Can Have Strength in Jesus When You are Afraid of Persecution

Do you ever worry that there is an effort to silence Christians through various forms of persecution? After a year where the churches were closed and statements of faith being declared hate speech and people being taken off social media for presenting Biblical truths . . . it’s hard not to wonder where our nation…

Why You Need to Watch the Signs and Pray for Strength
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Why You Need to Watch the Signs and Pray for Strength

The world can be a a terrifying place . . . hurricanes, earthquakes, wars, violence, plagues, civil unrest, and persecution. We really shouldn’t be surprised. When asked about the “end of the age,” Jesus replied… Nation will go to war against nation and kingdom against kingdom. There will be great earthquakes, and there will be famines…