A Peanuts cartoon shows Lucy standing with her arms folded and a stern expression on her face. Charlie Brown pleads, “Lucy, you must be more loving. This world really needs love. You have to let yourself love to make this world a better place.” ..
Have you ever gone out to eat and said “I ate so much and I am so full that I won’t have to eat the rest of the day”? I have gone out to eat and said that very thing, yet later that night I was hungry again..
Many years ago when I was going through all that crippling, horrifying and devastating depression and confined to a mental hospital, I saw patients being put in restraints and tied to their beds because they were out of control..
As I read this verse this morning my heart broke, I thought how sad it would be if we would refuse to honor our King and tell others about the saving grace and love of Jesus. He said that the stones would “immediately” cry out..
There are some people who are unable to conceive and have children. I received an email last year from a lady who said that she couldn’t have children and asked me if she was being punished for something she had done in the past..
After arriving at a local grocery store, I cruised through the produce section looking at all the various types of fruits and vegetables. The majority of the items were nice and fresh; then suddenly the display of yellow squash came into view..
There is a song that we sing in church “They will know we are Christians by our love”. We can give all of our money, our possessions, our time and our talents but if we don’t give unconditional love then everything else is meaningless..
There is a beautiful song that has lodged deep in my heart. I’m not sure if I have all the words correct or in the right order but the message of the song is the same. “It only takes a spark to get a fire going and soon all those around can warm up in its
I love looking at flowers. Red roses are my favorite flowers. The thought came to me this morning that we see flowers all day long and they aren’t the ones that are planted in the ground. The flowers are people..
A friend of mine told a story about an elderly man who was a pillar of the community and she really cared about him. She went to visit him, but he had died. She said “I never was really sure if he knew the Lord”. What a tragedy to die and..
One glorious day the trumpet will sound and Jesus will return for us. Not only will we be with Jesus for eternity, we will be with God Himself. He is going to wipe away all tears from our eyes and I believe with all my heart that..
For the past few months, I've been working with a group that is trying to transform North Carolina, to reclaim it for Christ. They hope to empower Christians to use prayer and the power of God to transform schools, businesses..
Testimony is a very powerful thing. In court, eyewitness testimony usually seals the deal in the conviction of an accused criminal. When a traffic accident occurs, an investigating officer obtains testimony from those involved – and eyewitnesses when..