Month: May 2019

Knowing The Right Answers Doesn’t Always Count

You are the Messiah, the Son of the living God. Matthew 16:16 It seems that Jesus needs to get away from the crowds so he takes His disciples and walks a day’s walk north of the Sea of Galilee. When they get there, Jesus asks … Continue reading Knowing The Right Answers Doesn’t Always Count

Faith Wimp

So that's what I've decided this morning.  I'm a faith wimp.  I'm not ready to embark on Hebrews 11 because it's too weighty to take on right now.  There are so many heroes of the faith --- so many more than are listed in chapter … Continue reading Faith Wimp

I’ll Believe It ~ Even When I Don’t See It

Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen. For by it the people of old received their commendation.  Hebrews 11:1  When was the last time you heard news that seemed too outrageous to be true?  Perhaps someone you … Continue reading I’ll Believe It ~ Even When I Don’t See It

No! I’m Not Giving Up On Him!

But we are not those who draw back and are destroyed, but those who have faith and obtain life.  Hebrews 10:39 There are some beautiful stories in this world.  One plotline goes like this ~ Two people are traveling together.  One is severely wounded and … Continue reading No! I’m Not Giving Up On Him!

You Can’t Always Tell Who is the Strong One

For yet in a very little while, the coming One will come and not delay.  But My righteous one will live by faith; and if he draws back, I have no pleasure in him. Hebrews 10:37-38 Righteous people live by faith.  Unrighteous people take care … Continue reading You Can’t Always Tell Who is the Strong One

Have You Thrown It Away?

So don’t throw away your confidence, which has a great reward.  For you need endurance, so that after you have done God’s will, you may receive what was promised. Hebrews 10:35-36 I can be confident my 401k will stabilize but it may not.  My confidence … Continue reading Have You Thrown It Away?

Let’s Settle Who This Is For

For we know the One who has said, Vengeance belongs to Me, I will repay, and again, The Lord will judge His people.  It is a terrifying thing to fall into the hands of the living God! Hebrews 10:30-31  There are few passages more dangerous … Continue reading Let’s Settle Who This Is For