How are the Leftovers? Approximately 736 million pounds of turkey were consumed in the United States during Thanksgiving in 2015. How much did you eat? How much is left in the refrigerator? The leftovers seem to get better every time they are reheated—especially the dressing. Let’s examine the leftovers of life for a moment. BAD … Continue reading How are the Leftovers?
WE NEED TO BE WHERE WE ARE SUPPOSED TO BE Fact—ice-cream melts at room temperature. It is supposed to be kept in the freezer. The fridge won’t do either. LESSON #1—you need to be where you are supposed to be. 1 Corinthians 15:33 tells us “Do not be deceived: bad company ruins good morals.” Be … Continue reading Be in the Right Place!
What to do? What to do first? What is most important? What are our priorities? A priority is defined by Webster as "a thing that is regarded as more important than another." Jesus identified his proper priorities when he said, "But seek first His kingdom and His righteousness, and all these things will be added … Continue reading Priorities
“Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen” (Hebrews 11:1). “The righteous shall live by his faith” (Habakkuk 2:4). “This is the victory that has overcome the world—our faith” (1 John 5:4). Faith is the “state of believing on the basis of the reliability of the one trusted” … Continue reading LOOKING WITH FAITH
It took 108 years, but the Cubs have finally won the World Series! How great it is for those loyal fans who stuck it out this whole time. That is a great example of perseverance for all of us. The word "persevere" is defined by Webster's Dictionary as, "continue in a course of action even … Continue reading They Finally Did It!