Luke 8:22-26 In our text, the disciples find themselves in a terrible storm. Now many times storms catch us when we're not expecting them. This was probably true for the disciples, as this storm came even when Jesus was with them in the ship!But in this story, Jesus reveals Himself as the God wh
James 4:13-17; Luke 12:13-21 You never know what a day will bring. You can't be sure what might show up at the doorstep of your life. Some developments are more trivial inconveniences than life changing events. Computer glitches and fender benders are not going to alter your life much but
Proverbs 4:23-27 As parents, students and school officials gave advice at our son's graduation, I listened for keys to godly success. There's a lot to remember when you're moving into a larger world with bigger opportunities. The grad in all of us needs to know there are certainties
Psalm 23:1-6 Here's a question for us to consider: Is it possible that we have it all wrong? I'll come back to the question in just a moment, but for now, I ask you to ponder it as I move us closer to seeking its answer. Is it possible that we have it all wrong? Psalm 23 is perh
Mark 11:1-11 When they were approaching Jerusalem, at Bethphage and Bethany, near the Mount of Olives, he sent two of his disciples and said to them, "Go into the village ahead of you, and immediately as you enter it, you will find tied there a colt that has...
Acts 13:1-3 From the moment I entered the ministry 33 years ago, I have had the opportunity to work in churches whose very name carried great biblical or historical significance. When I first began, I served at Bethany Baptist Church in Brooklyn, New York. That church was named for the village