Pearls of Wisdom

Read about what God is saying to His people in these last days. Let Him stir your heart and challenge you to live according to His will.

THE MARVEL AND MIRACLE OF DISCIPLESHIP

THOUGHT FOR THE DAY: THE MARVEL AND MIRACLE OF DISCIPLESHIP. One of the great delights of ministry is watching over the years, people develop and mature in the will of God. It is a marvel to behold. I remember some years ago when Pastor Warner was officiating at the dedication of one of my grandchildren,…

NARROW BOUNDARIES DON’T MEAN A LOSS OF FREEDOM. (Part 2)

THOUGHT FOR THE DAY: NARROW BOUNDARIES DON’T MEAN A LOSS OF FREEDOM. (Part 2) We have a very wrong idea about what it means to be free. Some people think freedom is not having any responsibilities…nothing to tie us down and be accountable for. Nothing hanging over our heads that we are going to have…

NARROW BOUNDARIES DON’T MEAN A LOSS OF FREEDOM

THOUGH FOR THE DAY: NARROW BOUNDARIES DON’T MEAN A LOSS OF FREEDOM. I live my life, and we all do to some degree, within very narrow boundaries. I am a Christian, pastor, husband, father, grandfather, (and soon to be great-grandfather). That defines who I am and the narrow confines in which I must live my…

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From Oswald Chambers about the sermon on the mount. Our Lord in this discourse and in many others, was strong on the necessity of a line of demarcation between worldly-mindedness and spirit-mindedness while we are in the world. We are most of us certain that we can serve two masters with a little skill and…

THERE ARE LOTS OF BROKEN PEOPLE IN THIS WORLD

THOUGHT FOR THE DAY: THERE ARE LOTS OF BROKEN PEOPLE IN THIS WORLD. I was in the Orthopedic Physicians waiting room yesterday for Renee’s post op appointment and a number of things occurred to me. The waiting room was full, broken bones, hip and knee replacements, various other ailments and a lot of people in…

THERE IS A CURE FOR WEARINESS

THOUGHT FOR THE DAY. THERE IS A CURE FOR WEARINESS. We all get tired…that’s normal and natural. Work hard, spend energy…get tired, that’s life. Every day we spend physical, emotional and spiritual resources and if you don’t replenish them, you will wear out. Our bodies need sources that produce energy…food and water…those resources give us…