Been A While…

September 1, 2015 — 3 Comments
It has been a while since I last posted. Since then several things have been going on... I am finishing up my interim position at a church close to Montgomery, AL after eight months. The congregation has called a pastor which means I have one more Sunday to preach before the previous Pastor and I do an installation service for the congregation. This is a good thing as it affirms the new minister Read more [...]
Here are a few thoughts to contemplate before you partake of the Lord's Supper... In John 6 it is recorded Jesus said… (6:51, 53-56) I am the living bread that came down from heaven. If anyone eats of this bread, he will live forever. And the bread that I will give for the life of the world is my flesh. 53 Truly, truly I say to you, unless you eat the flesh of the Son of Man & drink his blood, Read more [...]
The time between Malachi and Jesus' ministry is often referred to as the "Intertestamental Period." Members of the Protestant community call it the "400 Silent Years" because it is believed to have been a span of time where God revealed nothing new to his people. FOUR HUNDRED years when God was virtually silent. No prophets... no word from God... for 400 YEARS! There was another time of religious Read more [...]
By virtue of my present ministry, I talk with many who are struggling with life issues... significant life issues. Eventually in discussions the question comes up... "Why?" On my last blog I attempted to answer this question and suggest reading it for your edification. CLICK HERE. WHY does God allow varying degrees of suffering to enter His Children's life? Why do those who try to follow God find Read more [...]
When God says no to our requests, He really does know what he is doing... even in the small things. Let me explain. Last Friday I was one of eight officials calling a football camp for nine local teams. The heat index was to be 100+, which would last from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM. There were two fields, one was a game field, the other a practice field... down in what looked like a bowl. The official Read more [...]