Keeping Your Hope Alive

Rejoice in our confident hope. Be patient in trouble, and keep on praying, (Romans 12:12 NLT). After reading Romans 12:12, I was reminded of Paul’s advice, “Consider it joy when we are under fiery trials; (1st Peter 4:12). Well, what brings fiery trials? Answer: The testing of our faith. (And the audience responds…”Ahhhhh!!!”) Hope is … More Keeping Your Hope Alive

The Salt of the Earth

You are the salt of the earth. But, if the salt loses its saltiness, how can it be made salty again? (Matt. 5:13a NIV) Have you ever wondered why Christians are referred to as “the salt of the earth?” In the above passage, Jesus is using a simile to teach His disciples that they are … More The Salt of the Earth