Greed, The Silent Pleasure

Looking around our culture l find a lot of focus on same sex relationships, politics, drug addiction and environmental issues, but behind the curtain greed is a topic that no one is talking about. I was watching a news program on the fate of many refuges in certain parts of the world and I saw families without food, dying a slow suicide of starvation, children literally skin and bones, lying on a mat taking in their last breath. The reporter then stated, not more than a few miles away there was plenty of food, but these refugees did not have any money to purchase it. So, they are dying daily from starvation right in the shadows of an abundant amount of food. As I watched Read More …

Is Your Generation Different?

  Psalm 78:5-7 English Standard Version (ESV) 5 He established a testimony in Jacob     and appointed a law in Israel, which he commanded our fathers     to teach to their children, 6 that the next generation might know them,     the children yet unborn, and arise and tell them to their children, 7     so that they should set their hope in God and not forget the works of God,     but keep his commandments; Just the other day, my wife was speaking to an elderly lady who is 91 years old. She has been active in the work of Christ since she was a young teen. Today she encourages, teaches and mentors other ladies and is a shining example of what it means to follow Jesus. My wife said afterwards, “We Read More …