It’s that time of year – time for some new year’s resolutions! Our family discussed those last night in our evening devotions. One of our kids wants to read more. Another wants to read through the entire Bible. My Bethlie wants to read more “spiritual” books. And our list can go on and on. This…
while we are at it, we might as well raise some to be great leaders. Our world could certainly use some of those!
Evangelism has taken me to churches and ministries in 47 states in 6 different countries in hundreds of different “camps.” You know what I mean by that right? Some “camps” are larger (the BBF, for instance) and some are really just a small group of like-minded folks who occasionally get together for encouragement and collaboration.…
When my kids (and others around me) are using an app on their phone, it doesn’t take much observation to see that many times they are also checking the text that just pinged, taking a quick glance at Instagram, and so forth.
As most of you know, I serve as both the President and a Staff Evangelist with the David Young Evangelistic Association. We are a Non-Profit Organization and have existed since 1994. For many years we were based out of Ohio and were closely connected to the ministry of the Newark Baptist Temple. The church considered…
When someone hurts us in some way, they owe us because of that hurt. Forgiveness occurs when I realize that the one who hurt me can likely never pay the debt they owe.
Is it possible to say “thank you” too much? Perhaps, if my doing so becomes annoying in some way. However, for most of us, that is likely never an issue.
Straining at gnats on one hand, while practicing, ignoring, or covering up blatant immoral acts on the other hand, is wicked no matter who is doing it, how big their church is, or how close their friendship happens to be.
A right spirit has to be renewed, not only daily, but often many times in any given day.
Hate can be a powerful weapon in your battle for purity!