Peace if possible. Truth at all costs. ~ Martin Luther

He Who Did Not Spare

“He who did not spare His own Son, but delivered Him up for us all …” (Romans 8:32) Look at that phrase: “did not spare”. It’s made up of two Greek words … “pheidomai ou”, literally “spared not”. It means “to not act leniently, to not hold back”. But to really get the full picture […]

40 Days With Jesus Devotion #7 – Ransomed From the Power of the Grave

Today’s Devotion: Ransomed From the Power of the Grave Read Hosea 13:14 The greatest ransom ever reported in modern times was $60 million dollars for the release of the brothers Jorge and Juan Born, paid to the left-wing urban guerrilla group Montoneros, in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on June 20, 1975. The greatest ransom ever was […]

The Tormenting of God

I can’t watch Hallmark movies. Especially those ones where a wife or a child is being abused by an alcoholic husband, or they’re imprisoned or abducted. Why would anyone inflict that upon themselves?  Of course, all these movies seem to have a happy ending, but it’s getting there is the problem!  I just can’t sit down […]