Is Jesus Really Enough?

Is Jesus really enough? Another way to ask it is, "Do I need something more or something else in my life to satisfy me, or is Jesus really enough?"    That question came to mind recently when I was grumbling and groaning about things at home, things at church, things at work, and just about all the other things in my life.     Colossians 2:6-10 came to mind as well, especially the part that reads "the entire fullness of God’s nature dwells bodily in Christ, and you have been filled by Him..." I ... Continue Reading

On the Fourth Day of Christmas

On the fourth day of Christmas, I'm sharing a really great Pecan Brittle recipe from my cousin in Wyoming! It's really more like Pecan Toffee. Folks here at our LifeWay Kids Department "Grazing Day" ate it up! (Grazing day is an annual Christmas event—we bring in our favorite Christmas goodies and share the love of good friends and good food all day long, "grazing all the day!")   Here's the Pecan Brittle/Toffee recipe: Ingredients: 2 cups butter 2 cups white sugar 1/2 cup lite corn ... Continue Reading

New Testaments - Life after VBS!

Hey guys. After loading the 25 boxes of VBS New Testaments into the trunk of this lady's car, I asked, "So what are you going to do with all these New Testaments?" "We put them in treat bags at our church's Fall Festival!" she said brightly. "We invite lots of folks from the community. Many don't attend church, so it's a great way to introduce kids and their parents to the Word of God!" She went on to explain how excited she was about the activity pages and 30 days of devotionals included in ... Continue Reading