Good News! God’s Bigger Picture

“We demolish arguments and every pretension that sets itself up against the knowledge of God, and we take captive every thought to make it obedient to Christ.” 2 Corinthians 10:5 Honestly, sometimes when I do these Good News articles, it seems like it’s at a time when nothing good is happening. I sit here amongst […]

What Jesus Says Regarding our Giving

Luke 6:38  TREASURE PRINCIPLE You can’t take it with you – but you can send it on ahead.  TREASURE PRINCIPLE KEYS  Remember the law of the First Fruits The Father promises to prosper our giving, when we give him the best. Exodus 23:19, Proverbs 3:9-10  God owns everything; I’m his money manager. We are the managers of the […]

Good News! Steal Away

“Steal Away” (“Steal Away to Jesus”) is a magnificent spiritual that speaks to our world today. I define the Negro Spirituals as the songs of our captivity, yearning and longing for the freedom that the Father provides. As we live in this new reality of the Covid -19 pandemic, we long for the freedoms of […]

Good News! Truth Be Told

“Then you will know the truth and the truth will set you free.”John 8:32 I usually stream the radio during the workday.  I keep the volume down so I can concentrate on my work, but I will turn it up if something interesting is going on.  Usually, I listen to KNBR for sports talk about […]

How the Father Supplies Your Needs

Matthew 6:25-34  In this section of John chapter 6 Jesus’ asks each of us eight questions. These questions have to do with our security spiritually, physically and emotionally. Jesus concludes this passage three encouragements for us. Take a moment and read through each question and let Jesus speak each of these issues in your life.  […]

Good News! With My Savior

I grew up in a world that was filled with music of all kinds. I grew up singing spirituals which were the songs of our captivity. Then came gospel with its joyful sweet strains, the songs of our liberation, the songs of the city. Added to this mix were the blues. These all led to […]

Good News! The Lord Provides

“And as Jesus passed on from there, two blind men followed Him, crying aloud, “Have mercy on us, Son of David.”  When He entered the house, the blind men came to Him; and Jesus said to them, “Do you believe that I am able to do this?”  They said to Him, “Yes, Lord.”  Then He […]

Good News! Blessings

It’s been a tough couple of weeks.  Okay, it’s been a tough few months if we’re being honest, but I feel like it’s been a particularly tough couple of weeks.  Between the wildfires raging through the state and the smoky unhealthy air we’re dealing with, the concerns with COVID spread and people either not socially […]