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…

Christmas Week Meditations No 3

It is Christmas morning! Here at our home in Florida it is a beautiful sunny day (expected high of 70 this afternoon). We can only find “white” along our Emerald Coast, and although I sometimes miss the snow, I am perfectly fine with the white sands! My meditation this morning is from Matthew 1:21-23:  And…

Christmas Week Meditations No. 2

Do you have some favorite Christmas passages? I do. This week I am celebrating Christmas by meditating through several of my favorites. Isaiah 61:1-3 is one of mine.  In this passage, Isaiah writes about the Messiah and what He would do. He had already written about how the Messiah would come (Isaiah 7:14 – a…