I looked, and behold, a black horse! And its rider had a pair of scales in his hand. 6 And I heard what seemed to be a voice in the midst of the four living creatures, saying, “A quart of wheat for a denarius, and three quarts of barley for a denarius... Revelation 6:5...Keep Reading
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School is back in session. As parents of three wonderful kids, Leslie and I help our kids get ready each year by reminding them that their lives as students can be an act of worship to God....
So, your kid is going to high school; they are going to be the little fish in the big pond. Here’s a resource to help encourage and support your son or daughter to keep it F.R.E.S.H! This is a pep talk Pastor Ryan gave to his kids who were going into their freshman year of high school and was asked to share with other parents. ...
And out came another horse, bright red. Its rider was permitted to take peace from the earth, so that people should slay one another, and he was given a great sword. Revelation 6:4, ESV...Keep Reading
I looked, and behold, a white horse! And its rider had a bow, and a crown was given to him, and he came out conquering, and to conquer. Revelation 6:2, ESV...Keep Reading
As a boy, I spent a lot of time on ranches. One particular night my brothers and I wandered the field to view the big bright stars. We laid on the back and were interrupted by the sound of what we thought to be thunder. But the sky was clear. It wasn't thunder. There wasn't a cloud in the sky. It was a stampede. A few dozen horses came blazing across the field and roared...Keep Reading
I have said these things to you, that in me you may have peace. In the world you will have tribulation. But take heart; I have overcome the world.” John 16:33, ESV...Keep Reading
For then there will be great tribulation, such as has not been from the beginning of the world until now, no, and never will be. Matthew 24:21, ESV...Keep Reading
Shepherd the flock of God that is among you, exercising oversight, not under compulsion, but willingly, as God would have you; not for shameful gain, but eagerly; not domineering over those in your charge, but being examples to the flock And when the chief Shepherd appears, you will receive the unfading crown of glory 1 Peter 5:2-4, ESV...Keep Reading
Now there is in store for me the crown of righteousness, which the LORD, the righteous Judge, will award to me on that day...Keep Reading
Do you not know that in a race all the runners run, but only one receives the prize? So run that you may obtain it. Every athlete exercises self-control in all things. They do it to receive a perishable wreath, but we an imperishable. 1 Corinthians 9:24...Keep Reading
Blessed is the man who remains steadfast under trial, for when he has stood the test he will receive the crown of life, which God has promised to those who love him. James 1:12, ESV...Keep Reading