This Week In The Word

Key Thoughts and Key Scriptures to Energize Your Life

A Table Prepared

April 5, 2020

We’ve been exploring Psalm 23 and the rich image it presents of shepherds and sheep. In the first four verses, David describes what a good shepherd does for his sheep. He provides everything they need…

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Through the Valley

March 22, 2020

We’ve been looking at Psalm 23 in which King David writes about God as our Shepherd. In verses 3 and 4, David reflects on how the Lord leads us. He guides me along the right paths…

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Green Pastures, Quiet Streams

March 8, 2020

Probably the most well-known of all the Psalms is Psalm 23 that speaks of God being our Shepherd. It was written by King David, who himself had cared for his family’s sheep in the early…

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My Sheep Know my Voice

February 23, 2020

In our last post, we explored some of what it means in John 10 that Christ is the Good Shepherd and we are His sheep. We looked at some traits we have in common with…

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Harassed and Helpless

February 9, 2020

In the New Testament, we repeatedly see Christ’s compassion for people. Matthew 9: 35-36 tells us: “35 Jesus went through all the towns and villages, teaching in their synagogues, proclaiming the good news of the kingdom…

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The Genuine Article

January 26, 2020

One of the saddest aspects of life today is that we are finding it harder and harder to recognize the truth. There are so many voices and views out there, many of them contradictory to…

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His Special Possession

January 12, 2020

Recently I was reading an article about Babe Ruth, who was arguably the best baseball player to ever play the game. On December 26th, 1919, Babe Ruth signed a contract with the New York Yankees.…

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Learning to Let Go!

December 29, 2019

One of the most important lessons I have learned in my walk with the Lord is that holding on to an unforgiving attitude can be really harmful! Jesus taught this in the Parable of the…

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Of Kings and Lambs and Shepherds

December 15, 2019

It’s the same every year, isn’t it? As Christmas draws near, we struggle to maintain our focus on the Lord and the true meaning of the season. We find ourselves longing for the peaceful Christmas-card version of the holidays! But if you think about it…

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The Light of Christmas

December 1, 2019

Christmas traditions are different the world over, aren’t they? In Africa for example, where I grew up, we didn’t decorate the outside of our homes as they do in America; but inside was an entirely different matter! We had a…

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