All Stirred Up

“Now while Paul waited for them at Athens, his spirit was stirred in him, when he saw the city wholly given to idolatry.” Acts 17:16 Whatever riles us up or weighs us down reveals where we are in our walk with the Lord. Soul-stirrings. That’s what’s described in...

As Seed On Hard Ground

“And when they heard of the Resurrection of the dead, some mocked—and others said, ‘We will hear you again on this matter’.” Acts 17:32 When our best efforts fall short and our words fall on deaf ears, we must still give God thanks and move on. “A babbling...

On Storms and the Savior

“And when evening was now come, His disciples went down unto the sea and entered into a ship and went over the sea toward Capernaum. And, it was now dark and Jesus was not come to them. And, the sea arose by reason of a great wind that blew. So, when they had rowed...

Will You Also Go Away?

“From that time many of His disciples went back and walked no more with Him. Then said Jesus unto the twelve, ‘Will you also go away?’ Then, Simon Peter answered Him, ‘Lord, to whom shall we go? You have the words of eternal life. And we believe and are sure that You...

The Danger of Compromise

“Dead flies cause the ointment of the apothecary to send forth a stinking savour; so does a little folly him that is in reputation for wisdom and honor.” Ecclesiastes 10:1 As someone once said, “You give an inch, they’ll take a mile.” A foothold soon becomes a...