Why Trying Harder Isn’t Enough

Avis, the car rental company, has a motto, “We Try Harder”. In the natural world in which we live, “trying harder” is commendable, as well as effective. However, in the spiritual realm, “trying harder” is actually lamentable. Stop Trying Harder! Trying harder will defeat the Christian every time – in due time. I vividly remember [READ MORE…]

How to Build Godly Relationships – Be Not Unequally Yoked

“We should never partner with anyone who has not partnered with Christ! Okay, Partner?” Howdy, Partner! Just this morning I was praising the Lord for God’s grace in my father’s life in his latter years. At my ordination service, God saw fit to save him, allowing my parents to become “equally yoked” together—again (my mother [READ MORE…]

Out of the Abundance of the Heart the Mouth Speaketh

Proverbs 6:12 Dissected and Defined A naughty person, a wicked (evil in principle or practice) man, walketh with a froward (perverse) mouth. Daily Devo Paraphrase Before a man acts bad, you can be sure he talks bad. When he both talks and walks he is a spokesman in both word and deed. He has become [READ MORE…]