FAMILY: The Joy of Christmas

When they saw the star, they rejoiced with exceedingly great joy. — Matthew 2:10 Every year people write me saying how much they dread Christmas. Often their complaint stems from how busy they will be, or how much money they will spend. Did those wise men who journeyed hundreds of miles across the desert to…

PRAYER: Great Christian Prayers

  Great Christian Prayers Goodness is stronger than evil; Love is stronger than hate; Light is stronger than darkness; Life is stronger than death; Victory is ours through HIM who loves us. ~ Desmond Tutu   May grace of Christ be with you,  

PRAYER: Great Christian Prayers

  Great Christian Prayers God of all goodness, grant us to desire ardently, to seek wisely, to know surely, and to accomplish perfectly thy holy will, for the glory of thy name. Amen ~ St Thomas Aquinas   May grace of Christ be with you,  

MOTIVATE ME: Lord Jesus is always with us

. . . willing rather to be absent from the body, and to be present with the Lord. —2 Corinthians 5:8 A little boy was riding alone on a train on a hot day when the travellers were extremely uncomfortable; and the scenery was not too interesting as they passed through the desert of Arizona….

PRAYER: Great Christian Prayers

  Great Christian Prayers Lord, help me to grow up before I grow old. ~ John Wimber   May grace of Christ be with you,  

PRAYER: Great Christian Prayers

  Great Christian Prayers O God, I am a sinner; I am sorry for my sin; I am willing to turn from my sin. I receive Christ as Saviour; I confess HIm as Lord; I want to follow Him and serve Him, in the fellowship of His Church. In Christ’s Name. Amen. ~ Billy Graham…

PRAYER: True Happiness

And the Lord said, Who then is that faithful and wise steward . . . —Luke 12:42 It is not wrong for men to possess riches. But the Bible warns that money cannot buy happiness! Money cannot buy true pleasure. Money cannot buy peace of heart. And money certainly cannot buy entrance into the Kingdom…

MOTIVATE ME: WORRY

Behold, what manner of love the Father hath bestowed upon us, that we should be called the [children] of God . . . —1 John 3:1 As God’s children, we are His dependents. The Bible says, “Like as a father pitieth his children, so the Lord pitieth them that fear Him.” Dependent children spend little…

POWER THOUGHTS: Believe in the Holy Spirit

  .. . I [have] raised thee up, that I might shew my power in thee . . . —Romans 9:17 Walter Knight tells the story about a little boy who had recently received Christ. “Daddy, how can I believe in the Holy Spirit when I have never seen Him?” asked Jim. “I’ll show you…