Mercy at Church

Mercy is defined as not getting what you deserve.  We have all needed and appreciated it at one time or another.  Generally, what preceded it was something that required justice, a punishment for what we deserved.  One such story is found in John 8:2-11: Now early in the morning He came again into the temple, and … Continue reading Mercy at Church

A Hero Named Dalo

This photo and article clip was featured in the Voice Of The Martyrs magazine. I wonder, could most ADULT Christians be this spiritually mature when faced with hardship? Someone taught this little boy well...and he listened. “One of our brothers affected by this [Nigerian] attack with 8-year-old was Dalo. Everyone in his family was killed … Continue reading A Hero Named Dalo

A Prostitute Redeemed

As we read about the lives of people in the Bible, we see over and over again people who began at the bottom of the barrel and rose to be a mighty force for God.  Moses, David, Esther, and Saul had weaknesses that, in our eyes, would have labeled them unfit for use.  Moses was … Continue reading A Prostitute Redeemed

Great Coals of Fire

We have all had an “enemy” at one point or another.  That enemy could come in the form of an angry friend, offended coworker, disgruntled relative, or a cantankerous boss.  They’re upset with us or have done us wrong, whether we deserved it or not.  We didn’t ask to be hated, but hated we became. … Continue reading Great Coals of Fire