Tag Archives: Cross

Quiet waters, hard times

Have you ever heard or read Psalm 23? In The Message translation of the Bible, Psalm 23 begins: 1 The Lord is my shepherd, I lack nothing. 2 He makes me lie down in green pastures, he leads me beside quiet waters, … Continue reading

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Snake on a stick

The Bible is a collection of God-inspired writings by God-chosen men and women. Some of these authors appear to be unlikely selections. Take Paul, for example, who wrote the majority of the New Testament (the second part of the Bible … Continue reading

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Never alone again

I’m dating myself, but 17-year-old, high school senior Tony liked the Dokken song Alone again. Probably too much. I’d like to see you in the morning light I’d like to feel you when it comes tonight Now I’m here and … Continue reading

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Why have you forsaken me?

If you’ve been around church or the Bible for very long, chances are that you’ve read or heard Psalm 23. It begins: 1 The Lord is my shepherd, I lack nothing. 2 He makes me lie down in green pastures, he leads … Continue reading

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Don’t forget the cup

The cup is a powerful New Testament symbol. At the Last Supper, when Jesus shared the Passover meal with His disciples for the final time, He showed  that we must “drink” in the new promise for our salvation through Him. … Continue reading

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