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“Foundations”

Bob DickJul 1, 2021

What kind of foundation is your life built on? Are you solid in your beliefs? Are you 100% confident of your foundation? What if calamity stuck you today? Are you as prepared as you should be or are you a bit distracted by the details of life? Are you consumed with life? If you pay…

“Casting Stones”

Bob DickJun 24, 2021

It comforts and quiets the depraved heart of man if he can only find a person worse than himself. He thinks the GREATER sin of another, excuses himself, and while accusing and vehemently blaming another, he forgets his own evil…[1]             The story is told of a Man who had a following. Those who appreciated…

“No Excuse”

Bob DickMay 27, 2021

            Have we become a society set on blaming everyone else for OUR wrong thinking, decisions, and  actions? More often than not, it seems that we are heading rapidly in that direction, at mach speed. We make EXCUSES for everything we do which casts an unfavorable light on those thoughts, decisions, and actions. Excuses revolve…

“Consequences”

Bob DickMay 11, 2021

Two roads diverged in a yellow wood,And sorry I could not travel bothAnd be one traveler, long I stoodAnd looked down one as far as I couldTo where it bent in the undergrowth;Then took the other, as just as fair,And having perhaps the better claim,Because it was grassy and wanted wear;Though as for that the…

“Antithetical Systems”

Bob DickApr 29, 2021

In Whom will you Trust? In Whom do you Trust? Who is the OBJECT of your Trust? Who do you find reliable and TRUSTWORTHY? – worthy of your Trust… When you consider the options from a Biblical PERSPECTIVE the choices are only two. One is the Creator and the other is the creature. Some [creatures]…

“Suppressed Truth.”

Bob DickApr 21, 2021

Perhaps we never knew that governing authorities are established by God. Every person is to be in subjection to the governing authorities. For there is no authority except from God, and those which exist are established by God. Romans 13:1 That establishment is not designed to function as tyrannical, but it should be feared (respected).…

NARRATIVES.

Bob DickApr 18, 2021

Believing a False Narrative! (Fig Leaves or Fur) Just what is a narrative? www.dictionary.com helps out – a story or account of events, experiences, or the like, whether true or fictitious.A narrative may be TRUE or FALSE.a story that connects and explains a carefully selected set of supposedly true events, experiences, or the like, intended…

Hits to the Face

Bob DickApr 15, 2021

“Everyone has a plan… until they get hit in the face” Mike Tyson So, what is your plan for life? How’s that working out for you? Any bumps in the road yet? Any HITS TO THE FACE? How about when life comes to an end? Year 2020 showed that both young and old are subject…

Good

Bob DickApr 13, 2021

What is Good? Introduction “Good” is a relative term. Things labeled as good: desirable; having moral value; being pleasurable or satisfying, are good, at least by human standards. The trouble is, what is good for one may not be good for another, especially when related to God. Isaiah 55:8-9 clearly speaks of that contrast. “For…

No Strings Attached! Forever!

Bob DickApr 10, 2021

Do you ever get amazed at the “strings” attached to everything? The “Teaser” The “Introductory Offer” The “Get One Free” temptation         The dream to “Have it All” GETTING CONNECTED. Just the other day I was speaking to my Internet provider about their high costs and a competitor who was offering faster speeds and lower costs.…