Disappointment, Hope, and Eternity

Disappointment, Hope, and Eternity

Disappointment happens when you hoped for an outcome that did not come to pass. Or this outcome failed to meet expectations. In essence, these disappointments are “failed hopes”. We hoped things would turn out a certain way and they didn’t. If it didn’t bring the amount of pleasure you thought it would or things just didn’t turn out the way you wanted then you will be disappointed.

All Other Ground Is Sinking Sand (Matthew 7:24-27)

All Other Ground Is Sinking Sand (Matthew 7:24-27)

I have finally lived long enough to see this text begin to come to fruition in the lives of people my age. It seems to have taken a while for me to notice, but I have looked around to see calamity after calamity tear the lives of people my age apart. They built their...
You May Think You Know Jesus, But Does Jesus Know You? (Matthew 7:21-23)

You May Think You Know Jesus, But Does Jesus Know You? (Matthew 7:21-23)

To have faith in Christ is more than reciting a prayer. True faith in Christ produces good works. Where there is no true faith, there is a rebellion against God’s Word. The person who really goes through The Narrow Gate (Christ) also walks in The Narrow Way (follows Christ’s commands). Those that claim faith in Christ without following Christ will find, in the end, that they are not really one of Christ’s people.

Beware the False Prophet (Matthew 7:15-18)

Beware the False Prophet (Matthew 7:15-18)

A few hundred years after God the Son took on human flesh and became man a man named Arius taught, and persuaded most of Christianity that Jesus was not God. A heresy that taught that God the Son was less that God had run rampant throughout the world. Through the...