In the Battle Together

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My years of military service taught me the incredible cost of freedom. I have cried with families who have lost loved ones. I have prayed with service members who have lost limbs or bear deep scars to the soul. I have witnessed tears on the faces of aged veterans as they stand at attention on…

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We All Must Change

Change by its’ nature is stressful.  This is true whether it be change we have longed for or change we do not want. But there is no pause button in life. We cannot stay where we are, or remain the same. Through the years that I have walked with God I have confronted many changes,…

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Well Connected and Fruitful

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Christian leadership requires that we remain well connected to Christ as a branch is connected to the vine, and that we lead others to the same. Local churches too are to be well connected to the Lord receiving newness of life and bearing fruit in Him, and remaining well connected to others who also belong…

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Remembering God’s Grace To Us

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FORTY-SIX YEARS AGO Forty-six years may seem like a long time, but in light of eternity it is a brief moment. If you have not yet lived lived this long, ask an older person and they will tell you it is not that long. If you have lived a long life, how quickly has the…

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My Introduction: One Generation Commends Him to Another

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“One generation will commend your works to another; they will tell of your mighty acts.  They will speak of the glorious splendor of your majesty, and I will meditate on your wonderful works.”   Psalm 145:4-5 “And by faith he still speaks, even though he is dead“.  Hebrews 11:4 I do wish you were able to…

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Part 1: God’s Grace to a Young Man

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“Childhood is such a wonderful experience. It is a shame to waste it on young people.” Introduction – by Rev. Morley J. Durost If in complying with the insistent requests of many co-laborers and friends that he record some of the incidents of God’s miracle-working grace in his life, there should be found encouragement and…

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Part 2: Miracles of Grace in Changed Lives

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“Jesus Christ is the same, yesterday, today, and forever” (Hebrews 13:). The incidences I have chosen under this caption are not isolated cases, but rather were chosen chronologically to remind us of the very perpetual availability of an unchanging God (Hebrews 13:8). The first occurred forty years ago (1932), the second thirty years ago (1943),…

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