"We love because He first loved us" 1 Jn 4:19

Posts from January 2015

When the Jungle Takes Over

I guess we’ve all seen the documentaries where, in some thick rain forest, someone has discovered the ruins of some ancient civilization.  The scene is one of crumbling masonry that has been almost totally overgrown by vegetation.  The jungle now has a stranglehold on the remains of what was once a thriving human settlement. I […]

Leaving our Children an Inheritance

Scripture says that “A good man leaves an inheritance for his children’s children” (Proverbs 13:22). As a result, many Christians defend and justify leaving vast sums of wealth to their children and grandchildren. I think in order to understand the principle behind this verse, we need to compare what an inheritance meant in biblical times, […]