In a world where we long for the latest and greatest of everything, we should also evaluate our prayer life to see if we need an upgrade. Digging into Philippians 4 helps us. The book Devotional Classics provided a lot of content for this message.
Words are important. God used them to create life and continues to use them to sustain life. Jesus is described as the Word of God. Our mouths have the potential for great harm or great good. In response to God's mouth, we learn how to use ours for incredible significance.
The story of the Prodigal Son is one of the most popular in the scriptures, but it is likely that we have missed the point of the primary purpose. On Father's Day it was a joy to join with North Shore Church in Montgomery to learn together the heart and nature of a Prodigal Dad.
The events of Good Friday are of the highest importance for people of the Christian Faith. It doesn't seem right to call what happened on Good Friday "Good," but through an understanding of the Gospel we will learn what is very "Good" about GOOD FRIDAY.