SILK PURSE – SOWS EAR

I may be dating myself here, but have you ever heard the old saying “You can’t make a silk purse out of a sows ear”? The meaning is something like Matthew 9:17 where it says you can’t put new wine into an old wineskin, but into a new wineskin. A …

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DISAPPOINTMENT – HIS APPOINTMENT

You have turned for me my mourning into dancing. Psalm 30:11 There are many things that bring disappointment into our lives. We can be disappointed with . . . Our political leaders; our children; our relatives; our friends; our parents; our church, our pastor; ourselves; with God. We are disappointed …

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The Power of Prayer

Time after time, history has been shaped by prayer. Queen Mary said she feared the prayers of John Knox more than all the armies of Scotland. John Wesley’s prayers brought revival to England, sparing them the horrors of the French Revolution. Revival spread throughout the American colonies when Jonathan Edwards …

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WHY I DON’T BELIEVE IN ATHEISM

by Joe McKeever “In the beginning, God…”  Genesis 1:1 Nowhere does the Bible try to prove the existence of God.  He is.  Period.  Deal with it, earthlings. Humanistic evangelists and atheistic peddlers are sure that we mindless theists have never considered the superior evidence for the positions they hold.  Surely, …

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