Adam Hamilton is the Senior Pastor of The United Methodist Church of the Resurrection in Leawood, KS. He has written this book that shows the significance of the five actions that every Christian should be practicing. Worship, Study, Serve, Give, and Share. Worship, the response of the the creature to the creator Study, acquiring … Read more The Walk: 5 Essential Practices of the Christian Life- A Review
Okay, our goal today is to finish this history of King David. We have established that David was the youngest of 7 sons. He was a compassionate individual who believed in having compassion on his king, and that he was a sinful man. Amnon and Tamar David’s son, Amnon raped his half-sister Tamar. He was … Read more A Brief History of King David, Part Three
Over the weekend I started writing about King David. King David was an interesting person. I believe one of my commenters said it best: “David lived a fearless life even in the face of challenges.” Anyway, ‘nuff said. After the death of Saul, David inquired of the Lord and the Lord told him to go … Read more A Brief History of King David, cont.’d
A lot of things could be written about King David. That’s a wild statement. A lot of things could be written about anything or anybody. That doesn’t mean they are true, or even accurate. But, a lot of things have been written about King David. The Psalms are mostly attributed to him. He wanted to … Read more A Brief History of King David
I think we all have a huge gift from God. It’s one we don’t think about or acknowledge much. It’s the ability to make up our mind to do something whether or not we know it to be right. It’s called free will. God Hates Sin We all know what free will is. It’s the … Read more Free Will – Is It All It’s Cracked Up To Be?
Jesus is our kinsman redeemer! I just lost you, didn’t I? Unless you already know what a kinsman redeemer is, you have no idea what I’m talking about! Well, relax. I am about to explain it all to you. You see, it starts out with Ruth in the Old Testament. Ruth was from Moab and … Read more Is Jesus a Kinsman Redeemer?
The Biblical story of Jonah is really controversial. I mean, who has seen a fish big enough to swallow a man and if there was such a thing, could the fish swallow him without getting him stuck in their throat? These are things we usually don’t think about, but they matter, at least to the … Read more Why is the Biblical Story of Jonah and Ninevah in the Bible?
The Biblcal story of the prodigal son is a story Jesus told in response to the the pharisees saying, “This man receives sinners and eats with them.” It goes like this: The Story “And He said, A man had two sons. The younger of them said to his father, ‘Father, give me the share of the … Read more The Biblical Story of The Prodigal Son-The Prodigal or The Brother?
What are the characteristics of a good leader? Was Moses a good leader? We often take into account qualities and say, “This person was a bad leader,” but what about a good leader? Can we recognize a good leader when we see him or her? Let’s take a few minutes and look at the qualities … Read more Was Moses a Good Leader?
Best Bibles This Year Every year we get a new batch of Bibles. There is a plethora of Study Bibles. There are lots of different translations to choose from, not to mention the numerous apps for your phone or tablet. It used to be easy to pick out a Bible; you just went down and … Read more What Are the Best Bibles and Apps to Have?