In God I Put My Trust

After David killed Goliath, all Israel, including Saul, loved him.  When David became known for his military successes, the women sang, “Saul hath slain his thousands, and David his ten thousands.”  Saul, out of jealousy, eventually became David’s enemy.  At one point, David fled to Gath.  When he was recognized by one of Saul’s shepherds, David acted like a …

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Not Conformed, But Transformed

The world is constantly trying to influence our thinking; constantly trying to mold us into what they would like for us to be.  But as Christians, God expects us to be different.  Rather than “go with the flow of the world” we are to be transformed, or changed, according to God’s will.  To the church at Rome the …

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Don’t Get Too Comfortable Here!

"When you travel, remember that a foreign country is not designed to make you comfortable. It is designed to make its own people comfortable." - Clifton Fadiman (American author, editor, radio and television personality). When I read this quote, I can’t help but think of a Christian’s situation here on earth.  The inspired writer Peter …

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Read Any Good Books Lately?

Read any good books lately?  I have sixty-six that I can recommend.  Thirty-nine of them are in the Old Testament and twenty-seven of them are in the New Testament. The Bible remains the most widely distributed and bestselling book in the world.  More than one hundred million copies of the Bible are sold or given …

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