“Backslider, You Can Come Home Again-The Parable of the Prodigal Son”

Today we’re going to talk about a well-known parable, The Parable of the Prodigal Son.  Let’s define a couple of words before we begin.  The first word is “parable”.  A parable is a story that illustrates lessons using human characters.   It breaks down difficult ideas and makes them easier to understand.  Parables also teach us […]

The Root of Your Anger Just May Be Pride

Published 2/7/2013      Updated:  8/17/2019 Ephesians 4:26-27 (KJV) 26 Be ye angry, and sin not: let not the sun go down upon your wrath: 27 Neither give place to the devil. Anger, the universal emotion Recently, I had an experience with an individual that left us both disturbed. I believe that we both would […]

The Story of Jonah and Our God of Mercy

The prophet Jonah was the son of Amittai and was from Gath-Heper, located a few miles north of Nazareth, which later became the childhood home of Jesus. Jonah was given clear instructions by God to go to the city of Nineveh and prophesy against them for their evil ways.  His first commission from God was found […]