Mary had just experienced and enjoyed the best day of her life. Jesus had come to town and raised her brother to life. Lazarus was living; he was testifying, and many were coming to know Jesus as their Lord and Savior. What a day! What a Friend! Mary was overwhelmed with honorable affection for Jesus. … More Why This Waste?
Oh, friends, you do not want fairness. Justice is not something you desire. You do not want God to treat you as your sins deserve. In no way do you want your desired blessings to be based upon your own obedience. Friends, this sort of contractual arrangement is found in the Covenant of Works, and … More Live and Live … Or … Look and Live
There are so many reasons for us to give thanks. For most reading this blog, we can consider our national blessings. Yes, despite the dysfunction in the United States of America, there is no nation in which most of us would rather dwell. Then there are our material blessings. Almost all of us have food, … More A Thanksgiving Prayer