The Light of the World

This then is the message which we have heard of him, and declare unto you, that God is light, and in him is no darkness at all. - 1 John 1:5 There is so much to enjoy about the Christmas season, so much about our Savior to ponder! Perhaps one of my favorite aspects to consider is Christ as… Continue reading The Light of the World

The Christmas Story Behind “It Is Well with My Soul”

I recently viewed a Christmas presentation unlike any I’d seen before, enacting through song and storytelling the true tale behind the writing of the hymn “It Is Well with My Soul.” If you have already heard Horatio G. Spafford’s tragic life story, then you’ll know that he penned the words to the hymn soon after… Continue reading The Christmas Story Behind “It Is Well with My Soul”

We Can’t Save People

No man can come to me, except the Father which hath sent me draw him. - John 6:44a But the natural man receiveth not the things of the Spirit of God: for they are foolishness unto him: neither can he know them, because they are spiritually discerned. – 1 Corinthians 2:14 In my last post,… Continue reading We Can’t Save People