It’s Not Permanent

In Mark 5, a man named Jairus approaches Jesus, begging Him to heal his daughter. As Jesus is on His way to the man’s house, He gets slowed down by a woman who is also in desperate need of healing. He heals her, but the delay causes the death of Jairus’ daughter....

The Heart of the Problem

“Follow your heart!” That’s pretty common advice you may receive from a well-meaning friend. The idea is, if you’re emotionally drawn to that relationship or decision, you should throw all caution to the win and dive in head first. The Bible is quick to contradict...

A Life That Speaks Beyond the Grave

See if you can guess who I’m talking about in this story… He was his father’s beloved son. As he fulfilled his father’s will, he was betrayed by those closest to him, sold for a few pieces of silver. He was treated roughly, framed for a crime he didn’t...

Quiet Time? What’s that?

If someone ever asks you, “How was your quiet time today?” don’t let it catch you off guard. It’s ok if you don’t know what a “quiet time” is. “Quiet time?” As in a time where there is no noise?! When and how and...

Mercy from A-Z

Need some mercy? No stress. God is the sole manufacturer and distributor of it, and Psalm 136 is a very clear reminder. It repeats the phrase “His mercy endures forever” in every single verse (26 of them!). The phrase may seem a little repetitive, until...