RIDING IN THE SADDLE OF OUR ASSUMPTIONS

When we read about Balaam and his talking donkey, we tend to focus on the miracle of an animal speaking to a human. But there is more to the story than that miracle.  Balak was the king of the Moabites. He saw the approaching Israelites and wanted Balaam to curse...
A NEW WORLD ORDER IS EMERGING

A NEW WORLD ORDER IS EMERGING

The borders of nations are beginning to shift. In the shifting the fulfillment of the word of the Lord will be revealed. It will be like looking at a globe sitting atop a desk and then seeing something new rising into our understanding and overcoming the past borders....

UNFAMILIAR VOICES

A rise in understanding among those not affiliated with a formal position within a group or a denomination is beginning to surface. These unrecognized ones will help us interpret Scripture. The words of Scripture were written for the common folk. They were not written...

THE COST OF OBEDIENCE

Our obedience to God doesn’t cost us much – yet. If we live in the United States, we have a free pass to preach the Gospel, teach the way of truth, and come and go as we please offering our opinion. What if that changed and a real threat to our life accompanied...

FIRST WORDS

Once, when I was pastoring, a woman I knew in our church made an appointment to see me. On the day of our appointment, my secretary led her back to my office. She didn’t say anything as she walked through the door and sat down. The woman looked directly at me and...