Judging others

In Matthew 7:1-5 Jesus speaks about judging others. The passage begins “Do not judge so that you will not be judged.” (NASB) I have often heard people refer to this passage (incorrectly) by saying “You can’t judge me!” or “Only God can judge me!” Nothing could be...

The Last Altar Call

Last night I had a vivid dream that has me thinking about the last days. In this dream I was cleaning a church after a service when the church began to fill again. It was an odd church that was built into a cavern deep beneath the earth. I saw the leaders of many...

Who are you?

People will try to mold you into who they think you should be based on their opinion about you or your what you have done. Don’t let your past or the opinions of others define you, be who God created you to be! So then, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new...

Winning the Race

How many people does God want me to reach with the Gospel? When does he want me to reach them? These are questions I ask myself to remind myself that what I see in the world is not what exists in the spirit. I know God wants me to reach as many people as possible, as...

When to listen and when to speak

Proverbs 23:9,12, 23 “Do not speak in the hearing of a fool, for he will despise the wisdom of your words…Apply…your ears to words of knowledge…Buy truth, and do not sell it, get wisdom and instruction and understanding.” Proverbs 23 has a few things to say about when...

Words of comfort when you suffer betrayal.

The Bible has answers to almost any situation we can encounter. A quick search for a scripture online can help find what God’s Word says about an issue. I did a quick search on betrayal and found Psalms 41:4-13 As for me, I said, “O Lord, be gracious to me; Heal...

Memorial Day

My ancestor James Disbrow was born in New England in 1583. There is no clear record of who his parents were or how they came to the colonies. I only know that they were British. In the years since James birth my family has served during every major war. Sometimes...