Posts filed under: Spiritual Development

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. introduced change to an entire generation and ultimately the flow of American society forever when he cast the vision that his dream had created. “I have a dream” is a phrase from the most celebrated speech that Dr. King ever delivered. He spoke at a large rally in Washington, D.C.......
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News! It’s good. It’s bad. It’s happy. It’s sad! News is emotional, it’s exciting and can be depressing. News is the sharing of information that connects us to the larger world around us reminding us that we all are in this together. I’m amazed, at times, how it defines our lives individually and sometimes as......
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World Domination Persecution Beheadings Crucifixion One World Government Rome AD 33: What has changed in 2000 years? Not Much! You might have thought as you read the words in the graphic above that I was talking about ISIS and 2015, but actually the statements were referring to AD 33 and the Roman Empire. The Romans......
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Even by secular standards Jesus Christ is the most influential figure in world human history. If leadership is influence, then He certainly deserves the crown. There have been more books written about Him, more lectures about His life, opinions, and teachings than any other person in history. If the Christian enterprise were considered in business......
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I believe that the fountain of right and wrong, both in the area of decision and action, is motivation. Motivation has in it a root word, motive. And the word has come to have a largely negative connotation. But we all have motives. They rest quietly behind every decision and action we make. The question......
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Isaiah 9:6&7- For unto us a Child is born, unto us a Son is given; and the government will be upon His shoulder. And His name will be called Wonderful, Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.  Of the increase of [His] government and peace there will be no end, upon the throne of......
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The Olympics are the most celebrated games of history. Dating from the 700’s BC, some of the earliest events were the foot races. They were generally a 200 yard dash around the stadium. The runner would fix his eyes on a square pillar which became his mark or goal and would run with all of......
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We often talk about wanting to experience a “move of God”. It is a phrase that is part of the religious language we speak as Christians. As individuals, churches and ministries, we pray for it, seek it and long for it to come. Just knowing that God is aware of our needs and desires to......
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I believe that most people today would say that the fountain of right and wrong, both in the area of decision and action, is motivation. Motivation has in it a root word, motive. And the word has come to have a largely negative connotation. But we all have motives. They rest quietly behind every decision......
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One of the most beautiful places in America is an amazing natural spring in North Central Arkansas. It is more than a small spring bubbling up out of the ground, the Ozarks Mountains of Arkansas and Missouri have lots of those, but this one is special. The name of the spring gives a bit of......
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