Easter: Symbolism

Life has been hectic here. And sometimes when things get rough, I forget to take a  moment to thank God for His presence, His patience, and His love. So I am taking some time this weekend to look at the little things around me.  A number of those, being in the colors and symbols we […]

Simon Peter

Simon Peter Of all Jesus’s disciples, Peter is the one who I feel I can relate to. He was not only passionate and fierce, but a man who was grounded in his faith and recognized his own short comings. Have you ever felt so strongly about something that you spoke or acted without thinking much […]

Character

Character I don’t usually stop a study midway, but… I’m feeling a need to do this. I’m at a point in my life where I’m having to do a lot of soul searching. When I get to doing this, I ask myself a lot of questions. Am I saying the right things? Doing the right […]

Jesus Is Calling

  Jesus Is Calling Softly and tenderly Jesus is calling— Calling for you and for me; Patiently Jesus is waiting and watching— Watching for you and for me! Come home! come home! Ye who are weary, come home! Earnestly, tenderly, Jesus is calling, Calling, O sinner, come home! 2 Why should we tarry when Jesus […]

Messages In Hymns

Messages In Hymns For centuries countless souls have been called to Christ through the inspirational words of hymns. It is in their soothing, heartfelt words we find comfort in the knowledge of a very present God. Especially when we lack the strength to form words. In these same songs we have felt His presence during […]

Change Would Do Me Good

Change Would Do Me Good When will it end? That’s the question we tend to ask a lot when we’re faced with trials and tribulations. Once we find ourselves in a predicament, we naturally seem to want to find a way out. So when we struggle and don’t see an end in sight we start […]

I Shouldn’t Have To Suffer So

I Shouldn’t Have To Suffer So It has become a widely believed and accepted notion that somehow being a Christian should get folks a ‘get outta everything troublesome card.’ It’s almost like we’ve become of the mind that we shouldn’t have to experience any stress, pain, hardship, or strife. When we do, our first response […]