To Be Godly Is To Be Good (3)
September 22nd, 2021
"They acted with complete honesty."     2 Kings 12:15 NIVIn the Old Testament, when King Joash repaired the temple, we're told: "The money brought into the temple...was paid to the workers...They did ...  Read More
by Glenda Rhodeman
To Be Godly Is To Be Good (2)
September 21st, 2021
"The Lord detests the thoughts of the wicked, but gracious words are pure in his sight."     Psalm 15:26 NIVSometimes we say to people, half in jest, "Try to be good. And if you can't be good, be care...  Read More
by Glenda Rhodeman
To Be Godly Is To Be Good (1)
September 20th, 2021
"Good and upright is the Lord; therefore he instructs sinners in his ways."     Psalm 25:8 NIVHow would you define "goodness" or "the good life?"  French philosopher Jean-Jacques Rousseau defined happ...  Read More
by Glenda Rhodeman
Don't Judge A Book By Its Cover
September 19th, 2021
"Look beneath the surface."     John 7:24 NLTJohn Wesley said, "We should be rigorous in judging ourselves and gracious in judging others."  Why did Jesus say, "Look beneath the surface so you can jud...  Read More
by Glenda Rhodeman
Walking With A Limp
September 18th, 2021
"He was limping because of the injury to his hip."     Genesis 32:31 NLTConcerning Jacob, the Bible tells us: "A man came and wrestled with him until...dawn began to break...He touched Jacob's hip and...  Read More
by Glenda Rhodeman
Have An Attitude Of Faith
September 17th, 2021
"Everything that has happened to me here has helped."     Philippians 1:12 NLTShortly before he was executed, Paul wrote: "I want you to know, my dear brothers and sisters, that everything that has ha...  Read More
by Glenda Rhodeman
Try Praying --And Fasting!
September 16th, 2021
"He said unto them, 'This kind can come forth by nothing, but by praying and fasting.'"     Mark 9:29Are you facing a problem that prayer alone hasn't yet solved?  Do you have a loved one who has been...  Read More
by Glenda Rhodeman
Overcoming Your Insecurity (2)
September 15th, 2021
"God can pour on the that you're ready for anything."     2 Corinthians 9:8 MSGIf your sense of well-being comes from any source other than God--including yourself--chances are you will...  Read More
by Glenda Rhodeman
Overcoming Your Insecurity (1)
September 14th, 2021
"Our competence comes from God.  He has made us competent."     2 Corinthians 3:5-6 NIVInsecurity can sideline you.  When you feel like you're unqualified and unworthy of success, self-doubt can make ...  Read More
by Glenda Rhodeman
Does Your Love Have Staying Power?
September 13th, 2021
"Love comes from God. Everyone who loves has been born of God and knows God."     1 John 4:7 NIVWhen we watch celebrities move through multiple marriages and hop from one relationship to another, it r...  Read More
by Glenda Rhodeman
You Must Hear From God For Yourself
September 12th, 2021
"What does my Lord say to His servant?"     Joshua 5:14 NKJVIn the New Testament, God emphasized different things to each of the seven churches in Revelation.  Why?  Because they each had a different ...  Read More
by Glenda Rhodeman
Understanding Satan's Schemes
September 11th, 2021
"We are not unaware of his schemes."     2 Corinthians 2:11 NIVOne of Satan's favorite schemes is getting us to use legitimate things in an illegitimate way.  During the wilderness temptation, he trie...  Read More
by Glenda Rhodeman