Jesus and Tough Love

Truth is a powerful thing.  It will set you free (John 8:32).  It comes from God’s Word (John 8:31).  Because there is freedom in the truth of God’s Word satan continually attempts to distort the revelations we find there. Consider the varying perceptions that people have of Jesus.  To some folks Jesus (and His Father) is a stern angry taskmaster. …

Perfect Love Casts Out Fear

The Word tells us in 1 John 5:4 that God is love. A few verses later the Bible goes on to say that perfect love casts out all fear….

Memorial Day

Like many other countries America has set aside a day to honor those who have died in the service of their country.  The day is designated as Memorial Day.  In a Memorial Day speech honoring heroes of the past Ronald Reagan once said these men and women had answered the call of duty; they believed in something. As a Christian …