The Danger of Supposing that Gain is Godliness

Would it be an understatement to say that we are incredibly blessed?  We have so much, don’t we?  Most of us in this part of the world have never lacked for anything. We have nice homes filled with nice things.  Actually, it would be more accurate to say that we have expensive homes filled with…

Thoughts on Immorality from Proverbs 5

It is an understatement to say that we live in a culture that is obsessed with immorality! Adultery and fornication are considered normal to most people, whether practiced in their own lives or enjoyed in their entertainment.  Porn use abounds and is increasingly vile. The world around us doesn’t seem to care much, but we…

Thoughts on David and Goliath

I feel like I have known the I Samuel 17 story of David and Goliath my entire life! And I never tire of reading it and learning from it.  Here are some thoughts from my recent devotions: Ordinary responsibilities often result in extra-ordinary opportunities. David is well known for his shepherding. He is watching the…