Category Archives: Devotional Thoughts

VERIFYING THE TRUTH

During the Civil War, a medic drove his wagon onto the battlefield in search of wounded. He came across one man who called out that his leg had been wounded, so the medic lifted the man into the back of … Continue reading

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HUMAN PORCUPINES

from the Preacher’s PC… The German philosopher Schopenhauer compared the human race to a bunch of porcupines huddling together on a cold winter’s night. He said, “The colder it gets outside, the more we huddle together for warmth; but the … Continue reading

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DO YOU KNOW WHERE YOU ARE GOING?

The story is told about Albert Einstein, the brilliant physicist of Princeton University in the early 20th century. Einstein was traveling from Princeton on a train, and when the conductor came down the aisle to punch the passengers’ tickets, Einstein … Continue reading

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WAITING TO THE LAST MINUTE

  A minister waited in line to have his car filled with gas just before a long holiday weekend. The attendant worked quickly, but there were many cars ahead of him in front of the service station.  Finally, the attendant … Continue reading

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TRAINING OUR CHILDREN

Nearly 2,000 years ago, Clement of Rome wrote, “Let our children have a Christian training,  Let them learn the value God sets on humility, what power pure love has with Him, how good and excellent it is to fear Him, … Continue reading

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THE TROUBLE WITH US

The late cartoonist Charles Schultz was known for many forth profound lessons in his Peanuts comic strip. Here’s one of his more powerful lessons: “You know what the whole trouble with you is, Charlie Brown?” Charlie replies, “No, and I … Continue reading

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TROUBLING SCRIPTURES

Mark Twain once commented that the sections of the New Testament giving him the most trouble were not those he couldn’t understand but rather the sections he could. The question I ask is “Why?” Jesus said, “If ye abide in … Continue reading

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