Yes, You Are Important

“Man overboard!” The words rang out loud, even from inside his bunk on the ship. He was suffering with one of the worst cases of seasickness the crew had ever seen. “God help the poor fellow–there is nothing I can do,” he said to himself. However, even in his poor condition, he decided he could,…

Watch Out!

Watch what peaks your interest; it becomes your desire (2 Samuel 11:2-3). So be interested in the things that please Christ (Philippians 2:21).   Watch your desires; they become your lusts (2 Samuel 11:2-3). So desire the heavenly things (Matthew 6:19-21).   Watch your lusts; they become your thoughts (Matthew 5:28). So only desire what…

Avoiding The Awkward

If you watched the Broncos game last night, you witnessed plenty of interesting moments. Perhaps the most humorous and interesting of all was the sideline commentary by Sergio Dipp. It was one of the most awkward commentaries in recent memory. Here’s how it started (be sure to insert some ill-placed pauses as Sergio did):“Beth. Coach.…

God’s Compass

An old sailor was notorious for getting lost at sea, but somehow he had been lucky enough to survive through it all. Trying to rid the man of his dangerous ways, his friends gave him a compass and insisted that he use it. The next time he went out in his boat he took the…