What Are The Odds?

Dr. Peter Stoner, Professor Emeritus of Science at Westmont College, wrote a book entitled Science Speaks, (Moody Press, 1969, P.109) in which he wrote about the law of “compound probability” in reference to just 8 of these prophecies about Jesus coming true. He said that the odds of one man accidently fulfilling 8 of these […]

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The Promise

Singer Michael Card wrote a song called The Promise, and he wrote a little Christmas devotional on this theme: Christianity is founded on a promise. Faith involves waiting on a promise. Our hope is based on a promise. Promises are made with words. … .that part of myself that goes with every promise is given […]

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No Room At The Inn

Wally was a 7th grade student who was bigger than any of the other students in his Sunday school class. His mother had been an alcoholic when he was born, & as a result, Wally just did not have all the mental capabilities that the rest of his classmates had. But somehow he managed to […]

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Advent – A Time of Preparation

Advent – A Time of Preparation   Advent is a holy season in the Christian calendar. It begins four Sundays before Christmas.  It is a very special time, as Christians wait and prepare for the coming of the Lord, Jesus, whose birth we celebrate on Christmas. While Santa Claus’ arrival is a big event, we […]

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The Shoe Cobbler

An old shoe cobbler who dreamed one Christmas Eve that Jesus would come to visit him the next day. The dream was so real that he was convinced it would come true. So the next morning he got up and went out and cut green boughs and decorated his little cobbler shop and got all ready […]

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The Power of Giving Thanks

Something to reflect on as you sit down to your Thanksgiving dinner: If you had been a Pilgrim, would you have given thanks? Consider what they had been through, the men and women who broke bread together on that first Thanksgiving in 1621. They had uprooted themselves and sailed for America, an endeavor so hazardous […]

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God Ain’t Dead!

God Ain’t Dead! I am not a connoisseur of great art, but from time to time a painting or picture will really speak a clear, strong message to me. Some time ago I saw a picture of an old burned-out mountain shack. All that remained was the chimney…the charred debris of what had been that […]

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A FINE EXAMPLE TO ALL

A FINE EXAMPLE TO ALL FOR THOSE WHO DO NOT KNOW EMMITT SMITH…….HE WAS A STAR RUNNING BACK AT THE UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA AND WAS DRAFTED INTO THE NFL BY DALLAS COWBOYS…….HE BECAME A SUPERSTAR RUNNER…….SET GOOD EXAMPLES OF BEHAVIOR ON AND OFF THE FIELD, HELPED WITH CHARITIES, SET AN EXAMPLE FOR ALL OF US.  […]

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