God’s Way or the world’s way?

Moses in his final warnings to the nation of Israel explained to them in Deuteronomy 11:10-17 the need for obedience in order to ensure God’s blessing.  Specifically in this passage God through Moses is speaking to the Israelites about the necessity of rain for their crops in the Promised Land.  The rain they needed would only come as they were …

More Pie In The Sky

In my previous blog I likened advertising to “pie in the sky” because it offers fulfillment always in an ideal imaginary future.  Not surprisingly, temptation works in the same way. Its power lies more in fantasy than in fulfillment. Its force is less in reality than in daydreams where the pursuit of emotional or material pleasures and possessions becomes an …

The Acts of the Church Member

God simply needs yielded men and women, who will place their individuality, their goals, their hopes and dreams in Christ. Christ will then do great “acts” through them.

Pie in the sky, by and by?

            That’s what Christianity offers, the skeptics claim. But for real pie in the sky look no further than advertising that has become so much a part of life we hardly notice its encroachment. It’s everywhere, at every turn, in every medium, all around us as an intimate part of our daily experience, like sunshine or …