Tagged: “priorities”

Never Stop Praying

“Pray continually.” 1 Thessalonians 5:17 We say it all the time. It has become part of our lingo, and we don’t realize we are saying it. Most church meetings begin with these words: Let’s have a quick word of prayer. The underlying message is, “Before we get to the important stuff, let’s rush through the […]

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Look to the End

Some farmers plow or plant in very straight rows, some have G.P.S .controlled tractors but the old-school way was to pick out a place at the end of the field, a tree, post, clearing something to focus on and drive to that which would not move as you worked. The farmer would hold steady on that line and when he got to the end of the field he could look back and see a nice straight row.

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God’s Best for Them

Long before I heard any sermons about the will of God, I remember Mom telling me often that when I was born, God already had a plan for my life. I didn’t know if that was really true, or if that was just ‘Mamma talking’! So even before I was saved at age 6, I believed that Jesus had something special for my life.

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Relationships -vs- Things

As a minister of the gospel…I am reminded how precious, yet uncertain, life is…for people of any age! I think of the words of Jesus when He was trying to guide two brothers who were squabbling over their deceased dad’s estate. Jesus said to them…

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