Teammates Impact Relief Pitcher Neil Ramirez

by Bruce Darnall
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“I was walking in darkness away from the Lord in high school,” shares Neil Ramirez, relief pitcher for the Cleveland Indians, “but in 2010 while playing in low level minor league in Hickory, North Carolina, a new teammate helped me take the first step to a changed life.” Neil Ramirez grew up in Virginia Beach, […]

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3 Biblical Lessons For Expectant Parents

by Jack Wellman
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Are you expecting a baby? If so, here are 3 biblical lessons that might help you. Start Early We should acknowledge the fact that children are a gift from God and there are no “mistakes.” God planned this from the beginning, whether we realize it or not. Several people I know said they were “accidents,” […]

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What Does the Bible Say About Independence and Freedom?

by Pamela Rose Williams
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On July 4th every year the United States of America celebrates a declaration of independence from Great Britain. This is one of the most celebrated holidays of the year as it reminds us of our choice to become our own nation. On July 3, 1776, America’s Founding Father and first Vice President of the United […]

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How To Take Refuge In A Troubled World

by Jack Wellman
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Does it seem like your world is falling apart around you? Here’s what to do when your world comes crashing down. Gathering Storm If I were to speak about the U.S. debt and the economic and financial storm that is brewing, you might easily grow depressed, but we have a sure and certain anchor of our […]

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Are You Being Helped or Hindered?

by Pamela Rose Williams
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I would venture to say that it is not difficult for us to ask the Lord’s help when needed. He is faithful to help, however, there are things that hinder His help. Here are some of the things the Bible says about if you are being helped or hindered. The Ultimate Helper Psalm 28:7 The […]

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What Does It Mean To Lay Aside Every Weight And Sin?

by Jack Wellman
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What does the Bible verse that says we are to lay aside every weight and sin mean? What is this weight the author is talking about? The Cloud of Witnesses The author of Hebrews wrote, “Therefore, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us also lay aside every weight, and […]

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Jesus, The Shepherd King

by Guest
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Jesus is more than the Good Shepherd; He is, in fact, the Shepherd King. The Shepherd King The Hebrew letter Aleph was used to symbolize one of the names of God, and in this case, it was El. Before the letter was called Aleph, it was actually called El or Al, so it was literally […]

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The Dual Nature Of Biblical Prophecy

by Jack Wellman
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There are a lot of things that come in twos, and there is even a dual nature of biblical prophecy. The Old and the New The Old Testament is still relevant today, even though one man told me that the Scripture says the Old Testament is not necessary today. I reminded him that the “old […]

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Haste Makes Waste in the Bible

by Pamela Rose Williams
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I have often heard the saying “Haste makes waste”. Now I know it to mean that if you rush a job you can be in danger of wasting time and materials because your hurry to complete it caused mistakes, thereby requiring the job to be done again. For example, when working with your hands to […]

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Why Are There So Many School Shootings?

by Jack Wellman
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Why are there so many school shootings these days? What’s the cause? Fallen Man You don’t have to look around very far to see that this is a fallen world. Jesus told Pilate, “My kingdom is not of this world. If my kingdom were of this world, my servants would have been fighting, that I […]

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