Month: July 2007

God so loved the world

July 31, 2007 | 14 comments

I’ve often puzzled over the meaning of this Bible verse: “For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.” John 3:16 I believe a

Is life without matter conceivable?

July 29, 2007 | 11 comments

I’ve witnessed students of Christian Science wrestle with the unreality of matter, wondering how life could be possible without the atomic stuff. They try to envision existence without things, without cars, without physical bodies, without houses, and wonder, “What’s left?”

Always an open door

July 29, 2007 | No comments yet

“When one door closes another door opens, but we so often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door, that we do not see the ones which open for us.” ~ Alexander Graham Bell

What is God’s provision for you?

July 29, 2007 | 2 comments

I’ve often heard testifiers at church meetings say something like, “I prayed for a new job. The perfect job appeared. I’m so grateful for God’s provision!” As a general statement of truth, all good originates in God and comes from

The power of forgiveness

July 24, 2007 | 6 comments

I was reminded today of a story that illustrates one of the most powerful ways to conquer one’s enemies. Love the hate right out of them… This is a true account. A woman sat silently in the courtroom until the