Encountering Evil

“The good person out of the good treasure of his heart produces good,and the evil person out of his evil treasure produces evil,for out of the abundance of the heart his mouth speaks.” Luke 6:45 ESV It’s hard to make a silk purse out of a sow’s ear. Even harder to make a stone-filled heart … More Encountering Evil

Encountering Strangers

Do not neglect to show hospitality to strangers,for by this some have entertained angels without knowing it. Hebrews 13:2 NASB It’s rare these days that I encounter strangers. But it does happen. I’ve been negligent, forgotten that angels approach when least expected. What hospitality do I show to strangers I encounter? So many people, so … More Encountering Strangers

Troubles, Trials, Woes

“In the wilderness He fed you manna which your fathers did not know, that He might humble you and that He might test you, to do good for you in the end.” Deuteronomy 8:16 NASB The word “good” translated from the Hebrew literally means “make well” and figuratively is said to mean “happy, successful, right.” … More Troubles, Trials, Woes

Noblesse Oblige

Much will be required of everyone who has been given much. And even more will be expected of the one who has been entrusted with more. Luke 12:48 HCSB Luke 12:48 HCSB For years I’ve heard truckers complain about the way four-wheelers (car drivers) drive. I’ve heard truckers lament, too, that so many problems occur … More Noblesse Oblige

Victory’s Road

For the LORD your God is the One who goes with youto fight for you against your enemies to give you victory. Deuteronomy 20:4 HCSB Some years ago, while driving truck, I was provided with directions to my assigned destination. These directions were to be strictly adhered, according to company policy. But not always did … More Victory’s Road