After fifty-three + years of marriage, Ed and I can say that it has been our great fortune and pleasure to have sat at the feet of Jesus for forty-three of those years. For the first ten years of our marriage we were in church every Sunday going through the empty motions of a form of religion. I was determined that our family would be in church each Sunday if it killed us....

Money is the world’s economy. All too often the uninformed and the unsaved try to use money in the place of faith. Sense and reason dictates that fleshly needs are only met through the medium of money....

In the tenth chapter of Matthew, Jesus sent the twelve disciples out to heal the sick and preach that the kingdom of heaven is "at hand." That is still our commission today. As Christians, as disciples of Jesus, we are to heal the sick and tell everyone we meet that the kingdom of heaven is at hand. The kingdom of heaven is not in the sweet by and by; it is not where we will find ourselves only after death. The kingdom of heaven is now....

Throughout the centuries in every culture around the globe the subject of DEATH has always been shrouded in mystery and surrounded by fear. The fear that this fragile body will molder away in a desolate grave for eternity wars with the idea that it may be possible for it to spend eternity in a fiery abyss or a golden bejeweled city....

Have you ever heard Christians sincerely say, "Jesus took my place on the cross" or "Jesus died in my place"? Many beautiful worship songs have been composed with these thoughts as the sole theme of the composition;...