Smile All Day, Cry All Night

I knew a man who used to work in the slums in a big city. Every day he’d be pulling people out of garbage cans, feeding them, clothing them, and doctoring them up- only to pull them out again the next day. And the next day. And the next day. He did this for two…

Unity Under Christ: The Connection Between Noah and Acts

How often have we read something so many times that we glance over some of the hidden treasures? I know I’ve done that numerous times and never once had I thought on digging deeper to see some wonderful gems and pearls until someone else points it out. The same is with some of the real…

Like the Sun

“You are the light of the world. A city on that is set on a hill cannot be hidden.” –Matthew 5:14 I was at school when the recent solar eclipse was happening. My professor let all of us students get to class late so that we could watch it. My friends and I pulled out…

Stepping Out in Faith

“Now to Him who is able to do exceedingly abundantly above all we ask or think according to the power that works in us.” -Ephesians 3:20 Have you ever wanted to obey God’s call, but you were just too paralyzed by doubts and fears to take that first step of faith? Have you ever felt…

Lord and Savior

Lord and Savior. It took me a long time to grasp the significance of that term, though my mom had used it as long as I could remember. To me, those two words just always went together, but as I’ve gotten older, I’ve realized that people often get stuck on one, and struggle to reconcile…