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God Meant it for Good

by MJohnson

God Meant it for Good Jeremy Hodges When we get toward the end of the narrative in Genesis that covers Joseph’s life, we are able to see a man established in position, but also in his faith.  His brothers, however, feel that they are much more precariously placed at Joseph’s mercy.  Once their father Israel […]

Entering and Leaving Our Gethsemane

by MJohnson

Perhaps as we meditate, we should spend more time with Jesus in Gethsemane. On the night of His betrayal, that garden was filled with intense emotions. Do not just read what happened there but take time to feel the emotions: the emotions of the sleeping disciples whom Jesus rebuked; the emotions of Judas as he […]

“ME and SELF”

by MJohnson

“ME and SELF” I live with my beautiful bride, Judy, and a cranky old man named My Self. Sometimes, when I rise early for my 45-minute walk, Self tells me, “You can’t go out and walk today. Your knee hurts.” “Well, we’re going out anyway,” I reply. “I’m just trying to say your right knee […]

Easter Means Eternal Life by Joanna Fuchs

by Matthew Myles, Sr

Easter Means Eternal Life by Joanna Fuchs A perfect God demands a perfect justice; He cannot let us get away with sin. We used God’s gift of our free will to trespass, So heaven’s gates were closed; we couldn’t get in. Our sin required our blood, a sacrifice, To atone for all the wrongs that […]

New Beginnings by Gertrude B. McClain

by Matthew Myles, Sr

New Beginnings by Gertrude B. McClain It’s only the beginning now ….a pathway yet unknown, At times the sound of other steps ….sometimes we walk alone. The best beginnings of our lives May sometimes end in sorrow, But even on our darkest days …. the sun will shine tomorrow. So we must do our very […]

Walk A Mile With Myles….

by Matthew Myles, Sr

Walk A Mile With Myles…. A Few, Many, Never All! Thanks and glory to God for the loyal and faithful Few, who are there as friends, resource providers, and encouragers in the best/worst of times. I give thanks to God daily for those “Few” priceless people in my past who said to me son, young […]

Walk a Mile with MYLES

by Matthew Myles, Sr

Walk a Mile with MYLES Who Controls Your Life? II Cor. 4:1-4 When we look around us today and see all the corruption and destruction that is going on we pause in amazement and those forever lasting words begin to fall from our lips again as we ask ourselves the question, “what is the world […]

GET RIGHT WITH GOD THE NEED:

by Matthew Myles, Sr

GET RIGHT WITH GOD THE NEED: Let the wicked forsake his way, and the unrighteous man his thoughts: and let him return unto the Lord, and he will have mercy upon him; and to our God, for he will abundantly pardon (Isa. 55:7). Man has drifted too far away from God in this country for […]

ILLUSIONS IN LIFE II

by Matthew Myles, Sr

ILLUSIONS IN LIFE II Beyond the “Illusions” nestled in and around most; the real person good or bad; is hidden behind a mask that must be discovered and removed. Otherwise, those void of knowledge and understanding will be engulfed accordingly! Man is very complex and difficult to know! He will surprise you after 10 or […]

Your Enemies Can’t Swim

by Matthew Myles, Sr

I asked God” why have you taken me through troubled waters?” He replied, ” Because your enemies can’t swim!!! Mark 5:13 “And forthwith Jesus gave them leave. And the unclean spirits went out, and entered into the swine: and the herd ran violently down a steep place into the sea, (they were about two thousand;) […]