Third Day

Jesus rose from the dead on the third day. Luke says as much. Actually it was Jesus explaining it to His disciples this time as He appeared to them “Then he opened their minds so they could understand the Scriptures. He told them, “This is what is written: The Messiah...

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Im-mu-ta-bility

”In earlier times you established the earth; the skies are your handiwork. They will perish, but you will endure. They will wear out like a garment; like clothes you will remove them and they will disappear. But you remain.” Psalm 102:25-27 The world seems to be changing right before our eyes. Climate change experts affirm this in...

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Just a Coincidence??

God never ever thinks, “Things aren’t going according to plan.” We do. That’s why everything we do has uncertainty built in. With God, everything is moving precisely as He has intended. It is hard for anyone to go a day, even an hour, without changing in some way. Our thoughts...

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Ministering Afar For God’s Glory and Our Good

Ministering Afar For God’s Glory and Our Good Individual Christian ministry is by nature personal care giving. When care receivers are in need, there is no substitute for personal care — physically, mentally, emotionally, and spiritually. In much the same way, congregational ministry is primarily person to person. Both the one...

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God is Eternal

God is Eternal “Before the mountains were brought forth, or ever you had formed the earth and the world, from everlasting to everlasting you are God.” Psalm 90:2 Infinity and eternity are not synonyms. Infinity means unbounded limitlessness in time, space or mass. Eternity essentially is unmeasurable time. But even the word...

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Rightly Dividing God

Now don’t think that I am losing it when I say that we need to rightly divide God. He is indivisible. For sure God’s Word is to rightly divide us. That is one of its many purposes. “For the word of God is living and active, sharper than any two-edged...

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Image Bearers, Now and Then

I’ve been thinking a lot about our church image. Not the logo but how Pine Grove Bible Church is perceived? Maybe I should say, “Do people even think of Pine Grove Bible Church? If so, what? If not, why? We have much to offer. We have life, both now, in the...

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Living, Now and Then

The worldwide concern for Coronavirus (COVID-19) and all of its effects has made us all think a little more about life. Not life without toilet paper, but life in particular. As far as I can tell, everybody wants to know two things at the end. First, “Did my life matter?”...

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