As Christmas approaches more and more nativity scenes will be on display. Will people see nothing more than a baby in a manger? Will they stop to ask if there is some meaning and purpose behind it? Some have even banned it. Many have never heard the biblical account of ...Read More »
Are You A Throne or A Manger?
And the day had started with such promise. Bradley Porter jiggled his leg as he sat at his desk scowling at his assignment. He was a smart boy, earning top marks in every subject. He loved his little Christian school, sporting a pressed uniform and cardigan; but most of all ...Read More »
Should Christmas Be Different for Christians?
Last weekend I had a moment. An absolute fit about the holidays. The same fit we all have this time of year about the mixing of secular and sacred. The battle against the commercialism has put me in a humbug sort of mood. You see, in my futile attempt to ...Read More »
Peace–God Is Your Manager
Many highly esteemed, highly paid, famous entertainers have managers of their lives and time. These managers work arduously to present their clients in an appealing, marketable way. The goal is to secure a coveted place in the entertainer’s talent area thereby expanding their wealth and influence. ” … fill thine ...Read More »
The Jesus of Bethlehem
The Jesus of Bethlehem is the same Jesus who turned water into wine, fed over 5,OOO people with only five loaves and two fish, calmed a storm by just speaking the word, and walked on water. This same Jesus had the audacity to say, “I am the way, the truth, ...Read More »