Category Archives: Foundation of faith

Fix ‘Em

Can you tell the plot of every episode of your favorite TV show, but not the story behind Exodus? Do you know the words to dozens of songs, but no Psalms? Do you know the government regulations for your job, … Continue reading

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Watch the Words

The battle is more about words than race.   In Genesis 11, the people got all arrogant and decided to build a tower to the heavens. God put an end to it . . . not by changing their skin … Continue reading

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What Color Is Your Soul?

  Skin color has been in the news. We know that God doesn’t look on our outward appearance. He looks at the state of our souls. So what color is your soul?   Down-in-the-dumps blue Peaceful green Black as sin … Continue reading

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It’s Nothing New

Some things haven’t changed in the last 500 years.   Same enemy: “For still our ancient foe  doth seek to work us woe.”   Same hope: “And though this world, with devils filled, should threaten to undo us,  We will … Continue reading

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Acceptable Smells

  May the words of my mouth and the meditations of my heart be an acceptable aroma to you, O Lord, my Rock and my Redeemer. (rephrased from Psalm 19:14).

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Almighty Sense of Smell

The Bible tells us which gods not to serve:   Deuteronomy 4:28 . . . gods of wood and stone, the work of human hands, that neither see, nor hear, nor eat, nor smell.   Those worthless gods have no sense … Continue reading

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How Do You Smell?

Most of us care how we look. We try to look our best. Some of us care how we look to God. We know that he sees beyond our outward appearance. God looks at our hearts. We hope he approves … Continue reading

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Forgive Me My Trespasses

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Skip the Details

I believe that God is all-knowing.   So why, when I pray for others,  do I include all the details?     I’m not telling God anything he doesn’t already know.

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God Changes My Mind, Not His

I can’t make God change his mind.   James 1:17 (ERV)) These good gifts come down from the Father who made all the lights in the sky. But God never changes like the shadows from those lights. He is always … Continue reading

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