“Loving and Teaching Our Children”

“Teach them to your children, talking about them when you sit in your house and when you walk along the road, when you lie down and when you get up.” Deuteronomy 11:19 Every child is different. Every grandchild is different. Yet… they are the same in this way:  They are a priceless gift from God!Continue reading ““Loving and Teaching Our Children””

“The Spirit of Lawlessness”

I read a newsletter written by Mike Wigfield. It is published monthly.  In July’s newsletter, he wrote an article entitled “The Spirit of Lawlessness at the End of This Age.” “Why do the nations rage, and the people plot a vain thing?” Psalm 2:1 It was an excellent explanation of our experiences with today’s lawlessness!Continue reading ““The Spirit of Lawlessness””

Memorizing God’s Word

“Britney and Bobby Hibbs” El Salvador Our Scripture text for memorization today is: “For you did not receive the spirit of bondage again to fear, but you received the Spirit of adoption by whom we cry out, ‘Abba, Father.’” Romans 8:15 NKJV “For there is no partiality with God. For as many as have sinnedContinue reading “Memorizing God’s Word”

Memorizing God’s Word

“The Whole Armor of God” Ephesians 6:10 says, “Finally, my brethren, be strong in the Lord and in the power of His might.” This week’s Scriptures to memorize are: “But be doers of the word, and not hearers only, deceiving yourselves.” James 1:22 NKJV “Let this mind be in you which was also in ChristContinue reading “Memorizing God’s Word”

Memorizing God’s Word

“The Hundertmarks” This week’s Scriptures are: “And Jesus said to them, ‘I am the bread of life. He who comes to Me shall never hunger, and he who believes in Me shall never thirst.” John 6:35 NKJV “But you are a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, His own special people, that youContinue reading “Memorizing God’s Word”

“Take a Breath”

One of the devotional books Jeannie and I read together is called, “A Moment to Breathe,” by Dayspring. On June 2, the devotion was called, “Kingdom Ways.” Wow–did it describe the day perfectly! The division in our land is truly unbelievable.  That same division follows us into our families, friends and neighbors.  Even into someContinue reading ““Take a Breath””

“The Lady of the Night”

“But know this, that in the last days perilous times will come: For men will be lovers of themselves, lovers of money, boasters, proud, blasphemers, disobedient to parents, unthankful, unholy, unloving, unforgiving, slanderers, without self-control, brutal, despisers of good, traitors, headstrong, haughty, lovers of pleasure rather than lovers of God, having a form of godlinessContinue reading ““The Lady of the Night””

Memorizing God’s Word

“News From El Salvador” Britney and Bobby Hibbs write to us from quarantine, but on top of that, they are facing “Amanda,” a tropical storm. The storm left 30 people dead and 30,000 homeless. They received a donation and immediately it went to purchase food:  1000 pounds of beans, rice and powdered milk.  They servedContinue reading “Memorizing God’s Word”

Memorizing God’s Word

“Exciting News” Last week I introduced to you an old, but new idea… that is – Scripture memorization.  We also asked you to pray for Christians–persecuted Christians around the world–especially in Iran. This week, according to Operation World, the fastest growing church in the world is in the Islamic Republic of Iran even in spiteContinue reading “Memorizing God’s Word”

Is It Still True?

Noah Webster once said, “…Christian religion must be the basis of any government intended when we finally get to a generation that has nothing to offer the next generation… no truth… no history… no forward-thinking… a faithless generation… no idea of sacrifice… serving.” Is this still true? Are the Words of Christ the only thingContinue reading “Is It Still True?”

“Memorizing God’s Word”

Scripture Memorization I was introduced to a very powerful Christian principle that has almost been completely abandoned lately. It is “Scripture memorization.” I know you think you can’t remember this or that and you are too old or too sad or too whatever.  Please… stop it… you have been lied too!  You can memorize scripture. Continue reading ““Memorizing God’s Word””