Speaking the Truth in Love

Posts from July 2021

Romans 8:38-39

For I am convinced that neither death nor life, neither angels nor demons, neither the present nor the future, nor any powers, 39 neither height nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the love of God that is in Christ Jesus our Lord

Minnie Key

Minnie grew up in Kaufman where she and her family grew everything they ate except flour and coffee.  Things were good but being from an immigrant family, they were not really accepted.  They spent a lot of time together as a family but did not socialize much.  Minnie’s grandparents migrated to the united states from…

Harry Truman’s Mother

Someone once said to Harry Truman’s mother, “Mrs. Truman, you must be very proud that a son of yours is in the White House.” She responded, “Well, yes, but I have another son who lives down the road—and I’m just as proud of him.” Ah, the wisdom of that mother! Thank God for mothers who…

Why Doesn’t God Do Something?

In view of recent tragedies, one writer suggested that we all “boycott God.” She suggested that if we all stopped praying, attending church, and praising Him, that just might make Him stop killing so many people in these tragic disasters. God gets blamed for a lot of things He doesn’t do. CLICK TO TWEET When…

But Before That…

In 1992, when Governor Kirk Fordice stated unreservedly, “America is a Christian nation,” the response bordered on hysteria. But before that… Congress declared 1983 to be the “Year of the Bible” and stated that the Bible, the Word of God, has made a unique contribution in shaping the U.S. as a distinctive and blessed nation .…