Speaking the Truth in Love

Posts from June 2022

Confidence!

“You have made known to ~e the path of life; you will fill me with joy in your presence, with eternal pleasures at your right hand” Psalm 16:11. Looking back on it, I realize, of course, that the compost pile was really just at the end of a long backyard on the edge of our…

Father’s Day

William B. Franklin has penned th f . a dad: e allowing “definition” of “If he’s wealthy and prominent and . . , you stand in awe of h’ call him father’. If he sits in his shirt I im, . . s eeves and suspenders at a ball game and picnic call him ‘Pop’…

Growing in Prayer

Most of us would like to be “better” at prayer. We’d like to do it more often and with more power. Just like the disciples of Jesus who came to Him and said, “Lord, teach us to pray” (Luke 11:1), we long for divine guidance in this area. One of the great pertinent passages to…

Who is a Servant?

He gave himself, making the ultimate sacrifice-dying-for others; he willingly laid down his life because of his love for the whole world. “For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son … ” (Jn. 3:16). Jesus declared, “I lay down my life for the sheep … No one takes it from me,…