God Is In Control

When we are afraid, Remember, God is in control (Isaiah 41:10). When the storms of life pour down on us, Remember, God is in control (James 1:2-4). When Satan prowls, Remember, God is in control (1 Peter 5:8-11). When it seems like temptations are too much to bear, Remember, God is in control (1 Corinthians…

Are We Who We Say We Are?

“Paul Gustave Doré, a renowned artist, lost his passport while traveling in Europe. When he came to a border crossing, he explained his predicament to one of the guards. Giving his name to the official, Doré hoped he would be recognized and allowed to pass. The guard, however, said that many people attempted to cross…

You’re Nothing But A Legalist!

If you’re anything like me, it gets confusing when people start throwing out “ism” and “ist” terms (i.e. realism, dispensationalist, existentialism, pragmatism, etc).  Sometimes one of these confusing words is “Legalist.”  Typically this word is used as an insult when one person thinks the other is being overly stern and unfair with the commands in…