Seeing the Goodness of God in the Old Testament: Part 3

The people were wicked. They were rebellious. They turned against everything good and embraced evil. That was then. This is now.  If you take a good, hard look at our world today, it's complete chaos. We allow technology to tear us away from each other. We let the government decide how we should run our … Continue reading Seeing the Goodness of God in the Old Testament: Part 3

Seeing the Goodness of God in the Old Testament: Part 2

"If you keep complaining, you'll be going in 'time out' when we get home." Most of us would agree that, if we tell a child to do or not do something, we expect them to listen. If they continue to disobey, naturally, there will be consequences. These consequences aren't to make them feel bad or … Continue reading Seeing the Goodness of God in the Old Testament: Part 2

Seeing the Goodness of God in the Old Testament: Part 1

My eyes widened as I looked intently at the street corner. There, stood a man and a woman, holding up signs declaring God's wrath and the world's need to repent from their sin. Down the road, a large church sign read something like "Jesus is the only way to flee God's wrath." All around me were messages … Continue reading Seeing the Goodness of God in the Old Testament: Part 1

What a Criminal Taught Me About Real Love

Cries of desperation escaped him in his dying moments. His entire life was one of self-fulfillment and deceit. This man was no one to be proud of. In fact, he was looked down upon. Now, as his life flashed before his eyes, he could only wonder if God would ever accept him.  It was in … Continue reading What a Criminal Taught Me About Real Love

How One Irreplaceable Friend Changed My Life

All throughout my life, I've had many different friends. Over time, some of us grew apart and went our separate ways. Others stayed close. And, of course, I naturally met more people whom I became good friends with. There's something special about friendship. It's as if God created a precious bond that can only be … Continue reading How One Irreplaceable Friend Changed My Life