The Great and Foremost Commandment

The Great and Foremost Commandment

Matthew 22:37-38. Of all the things Jesus said while walking among us, what He said in these verses is I believe, the most important. “You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your mind.” This is the great and foremost...
The Greatest Gift

The Greatest Gift

I have read the story in John 8 about the woman taken in adultery many times.  For some reason I always focused on the fact that the man  who was with her when she was caught “in the very act” had not been brought before Jesus, or I focused on His writing on...
Have You Ever Been Betrayed?

Have You Ever Been Betrayed?

I have heard it said that betrayal is the hardest thing to recover from, and I am inclined to believe it.  Whether it is a friend or relative, there is just nothing quite as painful as betrayal. Probably this is because it involves trust, broken trust. If it is a...