Psalms and The Prophets

    Luke 24: 25-27 “Then He said to them, “O foolish ones, and slow of heart to believe in all that the prophets have spoken!  Ought not the Christ to have suffered these things and to enter into His glory?”  And beginning at Moses and all the Prophets, He expounded to them in all the Scriptures the things concerning Himself. Throughout the Old Testament and especially from Psalm to Malachi, God gave His people specific words to speak and write in prophecy of the coming Messiah. He would remind them of His covenant promise of salvation to come through the …

I Like Coffee – I Need Jesus

This morning I am thinking about coffee. I’m thinking about how much I enjoy coffee. You could say I love it. You could also say because I love it, I don’t want to do without it. I don’t plan to do without it. I do plan to try more brands, flavors and styles. It’s almost as though I need it. It’s definitely not a necessity. But I will enjoy a cup sometime this morning. While coffee may not be dangerous, there are things we think we have to have that can be dangerous. There are addictions of course. Alcohol and …

The Hunt

While on the hunt for a particular item we wanted to buy, we found the cheap, the cute and the outrageously priced – all in the same item. We finally went to the standard mega store and found exactly what we wanted for much less. You’d suspect we sacrificed quality or style to save on the item. But no, actually the least expensive was also the best design and made of the most durable material. The hunt for fulfilment can cost much. And yet, even after spending all a person has, they can still come up with nothing they wanted. …