Category: Growing in Christ

An Idealized Christianity

Before Jesus was crucified, He stood before Pilate on trial.  Pilate was intrigued with this Man, and asked Him, with mocking sarcasm, if He was a king.  Jesus answered that He was come into the world to bear witness to…

Turn Your Eyes Upon Jesus

Turn your eyes upon Jesus Look full in His wonderful face And the things of earth will grow strangely dim In the light of His Glory and Grace… Helen H. Lemmel Oh, how messy life can be!  You might feel…

The Sweet Presence of Jesus

The roads we travel in this life are not always easy.  Sometimes the narrow winding path is a constant uphill climb with the threat of storm clouds around every bend.  Just when we think we have weathered another storm, and…

Focal Point

By Mariel Davenport When I was about 6 years old, I took ballet lessons, like most little girls with big dreams.  I loved the tu-tus, the leotards and the shoes.  It didn’t take long for me to realize there was…