God’s word simmers with time spent

Debra Whittington Thy word have I hid in mine heart… Psalm 119:11 The world is traveling at a fast pace with people running to and fro aimlessly trying to do something. Sometimes they don’t even know what that “something” is or how to find it. My grandma used to say they were running around like […]

Actions express love better than words

Leonard Lauriault During the movie “On the Waterfront” (1954), Edie Doyle says to Terry Malloy, “I didn’t say I didn’t love you. I said to stay away from me.” Then there’s this guy whose wife complained that he never said he loved her. His response was that he’d told her he loved her when they […]

Jesus overcame tribulation, the world

Debra Whittington “Jesus wept.” John 11:35

Christians can please God in various ways

Leonard Lauriault I resolved several years ago to continue my early morning exercise regime even during the holidays when I wouldn’t have to get up for work. I decided it was better to maintain my routine so I wouldn’t have to get back into the swing of exercising and experiencing the associated pain as well […]

God’s resolve gives us our prosperity

Debra Whittington “Godliness with contentment is great gain. For we brought nothing into this world, and it is certain we can carry nothing out.” 1 Timothy 6:6-7

God’s power alters lives, souls

Leonard Lauriault

Christmas brings Jesus’ good news

Debra Whittington

Time proves more valuable than material gifts

Debra Whittington “And whatsoever ye do in word or deed, do all in the name of the Lord Jesus …” Colossians 3:17

Jesus’ presence makes good company

Leonard Lauriault The Christmas season is now upon us. An article I read recently about Christmas mentioned that the book of Matthew begins and ends with reminders that God is with us, which is the meaning of Jesus’ name – Immanuel (Matthew 1: 20-23; 28: 18-20). God had made this promise throughout history and fulfilled […]

God deserves our thanks

Debra Whittington “I know thy works … for thou hast a little strength, and hast kept my word, and hast not denied my name.” Revelation 3:8 Ever since I heard a sermon based on John’s words to the church at Philadelphia (not Pennsylvania), one verse has stuck with me: Revelation 3:8. While the whole verse […]