Believing and Being!

Ken Old

READ : James 2:19-26 Many people believe in God, yet that does not give them self-restraint or create a difference in their conduct. True belief must be strong enough to cause a radical and positive change of direction. The change and the walk itself are evidence of the validity of the belief. The Christian faith has the capacity to create that very change. It is a belief far greater than the “isms” people have devised. The quality that empowers Christian …

God's Thumbs

Ken Old

READ : John 15:9-17 Have you ever wondered why or even whether God needs us to help implement his purposes? After all, he is all-powerful. Why should we bother to pray and labor? He knows it all. Why can’t he just command and let it all be done? When my grandniece Titch helps me in the garden I set aside my adult abilities and operate at her level. I avoid long words and speak simply. I talk to her in …

"Watchadoin'? I'll help you."

Ken Old

READ : Psalm 104:24-35 Much later – 2001 A.D., Titch is my grandniece. She is four and lives near us. The farm is her world which she runs with great determination! She is on speaking terms with every creature on the farm, big and small, including me. As I kneel before a patch of weeds, with my tools set out beside me and fruitful hours ahead, I hear a voice behind me that abruptly disrupts my intentions. “Watchadoin’? I’ll help …