Go With Him … It’s Always the Right Way

When we are little children, right and wrong are so very simple. Just do what parents allow and abstain from what they prevent. Stop when they say stop and proceed when they approve. This is not always so simple when you grow up. There are foundational dos and don'ts out of Exodus:  no idols, no using … Continue reading Go With Him … It’s Always the Right Way

Be light in the world – don’t be a showoff!

Our Savior, Jesus, modeled well what it means to be light in the world. He counseled against our putting on a show for the sake of "religion." All that we do should be motivated by a desire to earn God's approval rather than human acclaim. We are even warned against hypocrisy in helping people who … Continue reading Be light in the world – don’t be a showoff!

Lead Me, Oh Lord!

Lately, many who have the life spotlight have been doing some wicked things.  It can make you embarrassed to be American, or even human!  When you look at the actions of some, it can really make you look down on them; and raise your own self up a bit. Yes! Go ahead and admit it … Continue reading Lead Me, Oh Lord!

What Will Your Memorial Be?

Matthew 26: 12 - 13 "Play it safe" is something we hear so often in today's world. No want wants to be viewed as being too outside of the box. But when we, in obedience, perform radical acts of service and worship to our Lord, we will necessarily be outside of the box. People will … Continue reading What Will Your Memorial Be?

Henry Highland Garnet served in Jamaica, Liberia, New York & Pittsburgh; 1842 – 1882

Henry Highland Garnet. Missionary in Jamaica Liberia, New York and Pittxburgh. Served 1842 - 1882.