Tuesday, October 27, 2020
One of the most comforting promises Jesus imparted during His ministry on earth was for all who are weary and heavy laden to come to Him and take up His yoke, and He...
“Hope deferred makes the heart sick,” wrote King Solomon in Proverbs. Being human means we are familiar with disappointment and the crushing heartache it can bring. However,...
When confronted with an unexpected pregnancy, it is frequently the case that the father of the baby responds by running away from his preborn child, either by abandoning his girlfriend and leaving her...
The Psalmist proclaims that God’s favor upon us is a shield that covers over us. What an amazing thought that His favor is like a shield of protection that keeps us sheltered under His...
The account of how Moses was rescued as a baby from sure death when Pharaoh issued the order for all Hebrew male babies to be killed at birth is a stunning testimony to...
The Apostle Paul likens us to “jars of clay” to illustrate how, like humble earthen vessels, we are weak and fragile, easily broken and shattered. He goes on to say, however, that we hold...
Jesus told His disciples the parable of the persistent widow to illustrate how God responds to our persistent prayers: When we do our part to pray in faith without giving up, our faithful...
Scripture says that Christ is our hiding place. We find safety from Satan’s evil intent to destroy us when we hide ourselves in Christ. God’s Word also proclaims that He hides us in the day...
The decision-making process is typically predicated on a cost-benefit analysis. Enter “panic” during an unexpected pregnancy for the woman thinking abortion may be a “solution.” When the woman perceives that her cost for continuing with the pregnancy...
This week, I saw a quote from Los Angeles Auxiliary Bishop Robert Barron that was very powerful. Let me start with the end of his quote and work backwards. “And if we don’t do it, it’s not...