Posts tagged with ‘Faith in God’

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Elephant In the Room

by Ladd

The Sutherland Springs shootings have left a long, deep scrape across the heart of America. Regardless of our spiritual beliefs or lack of them, everyone was deeply and emotionally stunned that such an atrocity could happen within a house of worship on a peaceful Sunday morning. Inevitably questions arose—where was God in all this? How […]

As Soon As the Crisis Is Over…

by Ladd

1 “And an angel of the Lord came up from Gilgal to Bochim, and said, I made you to go up out of Egypt, and have brought you unto the land which I swore unto your fathers; and I said, I will never break my covenant with you. 2 And ye shall make no league with […]

Storms and Waves

by Ladd

Have you ever noticed how many times the Bible talks about storms and waves? Over and over the Scriptures equates waves crashing around with troubles and despair. Probably no better place in Scripture is this illustrated than in the Gospel of John when the twelve disciples attempt to cross the Sea of Galilee and crash […]

Stand Firm In Christ

by Ladd

 “See to it, brothers and sisters, that none of you has a sinful, unbelieving heart that turns away from the living God. But encourage one another daily, as long as it is called today so that none of you may be hardened by sin’s deceitfulness. We have come to share in Christ, if indeed we […]

When Life is Spiraling Out of Control

by Ladd

Be gracious to me, O God, for men trample upon me; All day long foeman oppress me; My enemies trample upon me all day long, For many fight against me proudly. When I am afraid, I put my trust in thee. In God, whose word I praise, In God I trust without a fear. What […]