Jesus said to him, “I am the way, the truth, and the life.
No one comes to the Father except through Me.”
John 14:6

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Bubble Gum Boxes

As the little girl entered the store she accidently stepped in a glob of bubble gum on the sidewalk. While her mom purchased an item she felt her foot sticking and promptly began wiping the gum off her shoe onto the carpet. When she left the store the manager saw the mess on the floor…

Killing Your Kids

Some people kill their kids with their sinful lifestyle: When Jeroboam’s wife sought healing for her child the prophet told her the sins of Jeroboam were so great until his son would mercifully die before God brought judgment on Jeroboam- “Arise thou therefore, get thee to thine own house: and when thy feet enter into…

Moderation

The word “moderation” is found one time in the Bible- Let your moderation be known unto all men. The Lord is at hand. (Philippians 4:5). It is from a Greek word which means “Limited lifestyle”. Paul uses it here to tell believers to limit things that limit their life so their testimony would show they…

Stirring A Stagnate Church

Some churches are growing and prospering but some churches are Stagnate Churches where a few people struggle to maintain the building and the budget so the same people can sing the same songs and listen to the same sermons (different text) each week. Here is some advice that can stir a stagnate church into a…

Living Legacy

If you wait until you get there to find what you’ve got there you might not like what you’ve got there when you get there! A pig and a cow met in the barnyard. The pig lamented his lack of popularity. He complained that people always talked about the cow’s gentleness and kind eyes while…

Hurting Yourself

Being bad is not good. In Mark chapter five the Bible described an evil man as continuously (“always, night and day”) longing for a high (“he was in the mountains”) but experiencing great lows (“and in the tombs”), filled with despair (“crying”), and doing himself harm (“cutting himself with stones”). Why would he hurt himself…

Somebody Pays

A drunk driver runs into the car of a man headed home from work and seriously injures the man. The man is rushed to the hospital where he suffers weeks of pain and treatments. The drunk man is not seriously injured (naturally!) and is financially flat (always!) but the man who was injured has insurance…

What Mold Makes You

Our body is largely shaped by our eating, our activities, and our ancestors. Our mind is mainly molded by the things we allow through our eye gate and ear gate and how they react with our past perceptions and our present personality. But our soul should be developed by our desire to be molded like…

I Will Never

Growing up one of the things I said I would never do was take off my shoes before I entered my own home. I would do it for other people but I said I would never do it in my home- my house, my rules! Said the man who married a Princess and now has…

Offended

When you offend someone you need to realize silence is not only golden; it is sometimes better than words. Sometimes “I am really sorry” is all you’ve got but it is not enough. This is when you must recognize that additional words will only make it worse. Throwing lighted matches into a gas filled room…