"Praise the LORD. Sing to the LORD a new song, his praise in the assembly of the saints."
— Psalm 149:1
"Hark the Herald Angels Sing," "Jesus, Lover Of My Soul," and "O, For A Thousand Tongues To Sing" are all-time favorites among the 9,000 songs written by one of the greatest hymn writers the church has ever known, Charles Wesley. Charles and his brother John, who was also a prolific hymn writer, were two of the greatest gospel evangelists of their time...
"Don't you realize that in a race everyone runs, but only one person gets the prize? So run to win! All athletes are disciplined in their training. They do it to win a prize that will fade away, but we do it for an eternal prize. So I run with purpose in every step. . ."
— 1 Corinthians 9:24-26
In 2002, the Winter Olympic Games were held in Salt Lake City, Utah. The torch that made its way across the world to the games that year passed within 50 yards o...
While in my first ten-year career stop with a regional natural gas utility headquartered in Dallas, Texas, at age 24, they sent me to a marketing seminar at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City, where I heard an impressive lecture by the head buyer of Macy's Department Store in NYC, at the time the largest and most profitable department store in the world. He was a 60–70 year old white-haired Jewish man who spoke for the morning session. Picture a Davi...
"So then, while we have opportunity, let us do good to all people, and especially to those who are of the household of he faith."
— Galatians 6:10
On a spring day in Pennsylvania, a poor boy was selling goods to pay his way through school. The year was 1863, and the boy was going door-to-door to meet his goal. While traveling through the countryside, he became hungry. He only had a dime left, so he decided to ask for food at the next house.
For everything there is a season, a time for every activity under heaven. A time to be born and a time to die. — Ecclesiastes 3:1-2
A young woman is murdered while out walking with her dad on a pier in San Francisco. Four unarmed Marines and a Navy sailor are gunned down by a Muslim Jihadist in Tennessee. A well-known and respected homebuilder is run over and killed by a drunk driver while on a bicycle in a gated community in our city.