Facing Lions

Daniel 6:22 (NASB) ‘My God sent His angel and shut the lions’ mouths and they have not harmed me, inasmuch as I was found innocent before Him; and also toward you, O king, I have committed no crime.”  In the 6th chapter of Daniel, we find the story of him being...

Live a Life Above the Noise

Mark 4:39 (NKJV) ‘Then He arose and rebuked the wind, and said to the sea, “Peace, be still!” And the wind ceased and there was a great calm. ‘  Peace, I think, is such a foreign, no… a forgotten concept.  As I go about my day to day life, I am...

A Fine Example

1 Peter 5:1-4 (NASB) ‘Therefore, I exhort the elders among you, as your fellow elder and witness of the sufferings of Christ, and a partaker also of the glory that is to be revealed, shepherd the flock of God among you, exercising oversight not under compulsion,...

REST

This past Sunday, I had the privilege of attending service at Third Reform in Pella and hearing a much needed message from Pastor Kevin Corver.  His message was about honoring the Sabbath, why and how.  Listening to his message, brought to mind a piece in which I...

It’s Time, No More Sitting on the Sidelines

Psalm 33:12 (NKJV) Blessed is the nation whose God is the Lord, The people He has chosen as His own inheritance. I believe in American exceptionalism.  I believe so, not because I believe Americans are particularly exceptional, but rather that God most certainly is....