Rational Faith – Three Steps

Rational Faith – Three Steps Faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things NOT seen. (Hebrews 11:1).     To some, the words “rational faith” are contrary.   Is there a reasoning component to faith in the life of the Christian?  I’ve been...

Florence, a Storm is Coming!

Florence, a Storm is Coming! A GAAA Devotional, Sabbath, September 15, 2018 “Alas! For that day is great, so that none is like it: it is even the time of Jacob’s trouble, but he shall be saved out of it”. Jeremiah 30:7 Dear Florence Haven’t you heard, my child?  A...

Crossovers—On the Other Side

“Immediately Jesus made the disciples get into the boat and go on ahead of him on the other side, while he dismissed the crowd” (Matt 14:22). The crowd pressed and packed together everywhere on another hot Galilean day.  Jesus turned out for work, at the usual place,...

INCOMING MISSILES—THE BATTLE’S NOT YOURS

INCOMING MISSILES—THE BATTLE’S NOT YOURS Jahaziel said, “Listen, all you people of Judah and Jerusalem! Listen, king Jehosophat. This is what the Lord says: ‘Do not be afraid or discouraged because of this vast army, for the battle does not belong to you, but to God’....

Two Pools, Two Men—Faith at Work

“Jesus said onto him, Rise, take up thy bed, and walk”. John 5:8 “Go to the pool of Siloam, and wash: I went and washed, and I received sight”. John 9:11. Once upon a time, there were two pools, two men, one blind, and one lame, and one Jesus.  One man got healed...

GREAT EXPECTATIONS—AND DON’T FORGET RAHAB

GREAT EXPECTATIONS—AND DON’T FORGET RAHAB “I have given into thine hand Jericho, and the king thereof, and the might men of valor”. Joshua 6:2.           It’s that time of year when school starts.  Multi-colored book-bags and college students form long bookstore...