The Best Currency Has Lasting Value

The Best Currency Has Lasting Value

“Do not lay up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust destroy and where thieves break in and steal, but lay up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust destroys and where thieves do not break in and steal. For where your treasure...
Being Salt and Light To The World

Being Salt and Light To The World

“You are the salt of the earth; but if the salt loses its flavor, how shall it be seasoned? It is then good for nothing but to be thrown out and trampled underfoot by men. You are the light of the world. A city that is set on a hill cannot be hidden. Nor do they light...
Love is More Than Happily Ever After

Love is More Than Happily Ever After

The classic fairytale ends with “and they lived happily ever after”. From this and other things our culture tells us about love, we tend to think loving does not involve pain, difficulty, or suffering. And if we are doing it right and it is the right love...
God So Loved The World

God So Loved The World

For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son that whoever should believe in Him should have everlasting life. John 3.16 This one verse summarizes the history of God’s relationship with the world. It tells us something about God, something about Jesus,...
Rich Young Ruler Gets a Bad Rap

Rich Young Ruler Gets a Bad Rap

A certain ruler asked him, “Good teacher, what must I do to inherit eternal life?” “Why do you call me good?” Jesus answered. “No one is good—except God alone. You know the commandments: ‘Do not commit adultery, do not murder, do not steal, do not give false...
Does Your Spring Of Life Help Others In Need?

Does Your Spring Of Life Help Others In Need?

“…but whoever drinks the water I give him will never thirst. Indeed, the water I give him will become in him a spring of water welling up to eternal life.”  John 4.14 A spring is a place of refreshment and relief, especially in hot, arid climates. Springs usually are...