Easter, Problems and Hope For Us All | Resurrection Sunday | John 20:17

John 20:17

For me, the reason is clear. By using her, He was saying to us all, no matter where you’ve been, no matter what the shame you’ve been carrying, through my death, burial, and resurrection, not only are you forgiven, but I can use you to demonstrate my love and redemption to others. That, dear reader, is what Resurrection Sunday and real Christianity are all about. Read More

Learning To Live Wrinkle Free | Whoever pursues righteousness and love finds life, prosperity and honor | Proverbs 21:21 |

Proverbs 21:21

Sitting side by side in the front row of the courtroom, we patiently waited until they finally called his name. It was then that I heard Jesus calling mine. “That’s what I did for you,” He said. “I took your messed up wrinkled life, and in exchange gave you mine. I put on your shame and let you put on my righteousness so that you might be accepted in the eyes of the judge.” Read More

Trains, Bandits And The Shield Of God’s Word | Isaiah 54:17 |

"No weapon that is formed against you shall prosper; and every tongue that shall rise against you in judgment you shall condemn. This is the heritage of the servants of the Lord, and their righteousness is of Me, says the Lord.”

Interestingly, once the train started moving, and the bandits decided to launch their attack, my friend responded just like everyone else. He was terrified. With gunshots exploding at the back of the train, and people screaming in sheer terror, Francis stood frozen while one of the bandits made his way straight toward him. His heart was about to come out of his chest… Read More