A Tale of Two Sauls

A Tale of Two Sauls They share a name, and they both were called of God. Both had opportunity, but they saw very different outcomes.  In the Old Testament, Saul was a handsome young man, standing taller than most.  The Bible tells us in 1 Samuel that Samuel approached Saul, explaining that God had selected … More A Tale of Two Sauls

Dead or Alive

Dead or Alive In the beginning of Luke 24, Luke tells of the women who’d come to the tomb to dress the body of Christ.  As they arrive, they are frightened to find an open tomb and two figures in gleaming bright clothes.  In verse 5, the gleaming figures asked, “Why do you look for … More Dead or Alive

The Storm

The Storm On the day that Hurricane Andrew struck southern Florida with its fury, I was living in northern Florida. Our skies, so heavy with humidity, were filled that day with gorgeous, cotton ball-like clouds against one of the bluest skies I had ever seen. It is an oddity of life that while we were … More The Storm

Who’s Calling?

Who’s Calling? Not too many years ago, we had no idea who was calling when the phone rang, and the only option was to pick up the phone to find out.  Now, the first thing we do when the phone rings is to look at caller id to see who it is.  If it’s someone … More Who’s Calling?

Pilgrim’s Hope

Pilgrim’s Hope When the Pilgrims left England, they left with hope, not a promise.  They knew there was a new world waiting for them, and between them and the new world was a very long journey.  The foreign land would not be the England they left behind, but it offered the hope of practicing their … More Pilgrim’s Hope

Game Changer

Game Changer Most of the time, our days seem about the same.  We get up, we go to work or school, and we repeat the same thing we did the day before with little variation.  We even do the same things in the same way, sometimes because it’s a really good way to do it.  … More Game Changer