Net Worth

Net Worth

Recently Forbes Magazine released its “32nd Annual World Billionaires” issue. In this issue, the net worth of various people from around the world is calculated in an effort to see who is the richest of them all. Many of u...

Love Lifted Me

Love Lifted Me

I am no song leader, but whenever I get the opportunity to lead the Lord’s people in praise I lead this beautiful hymn. It is one of my favorites and I am sure a favorite of many others. The lyrics of this song were writte...

Converting Christians

Converting Christians

The Word “Converted” and its derivatives have a very distinct connotation to it. Generally, when someone uses this word it is in relation to religion. The Greek and Hebrew definitions of these words mean: to turn back or t...

The Greatest Mentor

The Greatest Mentor

In your life, there may be someone whom you consider a mentor, a person from whom you gain advice, counseling or tutelage. I have some great mentors in my life and I make use of their sage counsel when I can. Aside from th...

Run of the Mill

Run of the Mill

While looking at another congregation’s website, I came across a very troubling phrase. In the “about us” section it read: “We’re just a run of the mill church.” For those who may not have heard this phrase before, run of ...

I Can Do All Things?

I Can Do All Things?

I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me, Philippians 4:13. I see it on t-shirts, bracelets, and signs. It gets posted on social media and uttered by many who profess some form of godliness. However, can I rea...

Grammatically Correct

Grammatically Correct

While in His earthly ministry Jesus was approached by a group called the Sadducees. This was a group who did not believe in the resurrection. In their attempt to trap Jesus in His words they came up with an argument about ...