The Return of Jesus, Although Unpredictable, is Certain!

For as the lightning comes from the east and shines as far as the west, so will be the coming of the Son of Man. (Matthew 24:27 ESV) Suddenly. Growing up in Tampa, Florida I came to know the power and beauty of lightning. Storms were a normal part of life there. During certain times of the year it was not unusual to have a daily thunderstorm roll through, complete with thunder and lightning. Generally, storms could be anticipated. Dark clouds would begin to accumulate, the wind would pick up, and the… Read More

Living with an Eternal Perspective

“So you, too, must keep watch! For you don’t know what day your Lord is coming. (Matthew 24:42 NLT) In the beginning of time, God created Man in His image – and Man was perfect. But Man willfully rebelled against God and sinned, knowing that it meant certain death. The Lord, in compassion and covenant love, offered the first blood sacrifice in order to temporarily atone for sin and to cover Man with animal skins. Then, The Lord came to earth in human form and made the eternal and final atonement for… Read More