Forgiving Others (Even When It’s Tough!)

Then said Jesus, Father, forgive them; for they know not what they do. And they parted his raiment, and cast lots. – Luke 23:34 I’ve been reading about forgiveness this week, in The Peacemaker by Ken Sande. The author made the point that it is possible – and we should make it a goal – to forgive others… Continue reading Forgiving Others (Even When It’s Tough!)

Best Friends

Henceforth I call you not servants; for the servant knoweth not what his lord doeth: but I have called you friends. – John 15:15a Close friends came to visit our family last week. Missionaries to Tanzania, they had quite a harrowing journey back to the States recently, and much to share with us about that adventure… Continue reading Best Friends

One Another, One Another, One Another

A recent message by Dr. Charles Stanley brought to mind the many times the phrase “one another,” or something similar, is used throughout Scripture. If I then, your Lord and Master, have washed your feet; ye also ought to wash one another's feet. – John 13:14 Be kindly affectioned one to another with brotherly love; in honour… Continue reading One Another, One Another, One Another

Efficiency, Priorities, and Eternal Value

Yea doubtless, and I count all things but loss for the excellency of the knowledge of Christ Jesus my Lord: for whom I have suffered the loss of all things, and do count them but dung, that I may win Christ. – Philippians 3:8 I often consider how I can be more efficient. Do you?… Continue reading Efficiency, Priorities, and Eternal Value