John Wycliffe: Truth Will Conquer

John Wycliffe was a 14-century scholar, theologian, and Bible translator who brought the Gospels into the hands of the common folk by writing them in Middle English. From there, he laid the groundwork for a new generation of Christians to rise out. Here are my top 10 quotes from John Wycliffe: “I believe that in…

My Favorite Quotes From Sarah Moore Grimké

Sarah Moore Grimké (November 26, 1792 – December 23, 1873) was a suffragette, abolitionist, and Bible-believing Christian. From her early days, she fought against slavery and for women’s rights. No matter what opposition she faced, she was steadfast in her Quaker faith and cited as the source of her strength. Here are my top favorite…

Top 10 Fanny Crosby Quotes

Fanny Crosby was a Christian songwriter, poet, teacher, but also a missionary who helped so many people in America’s urban centers in the United States. Not only did she compose several hymns, she also wrote several patriotic songs to celebrate her country. Whatever she wrote, she never forgot her love of God. Though blind, her…

R.A. Torrey: Just Pray

Born in North Carolina, R.A. Torrey was an American evangelist, pastor, educator, and writer. He helped establish Biola University and promoted that Christians should live a “higher life” by continually acting in a holy manner. Above all, he told his fellow Christians to pray. Here are are my top 10 quotes from R.A. Torrey: “The…

California Minister Tells Christians, “Let’s Create Some Momentum.”

California minister, evangelist, and author of “Hearing and Understanding the Voice of God” Kevin Dedmon wrote on social media to encourage Christians during the lockdown, telling his readers, “Let’s Create Some Momentum.” “Destroying the works of the devil is about expanding the Kingdom of God,” Dedmon wrote. “In America, we could use some Kingdom expansion……

Music Review- Caleb And Kelsey: Hymns Medley

Anthem Lights singer Caleb Grimm and Kelsey Grimm come together for another husband and wife project. This time, the two of them are bringing together everyone’s favorite Christian hymns. This medley combines incredible works of praise and worship including: “Amazing Grace,” “Great Is Thy Faithfulness,” “Be Thou My Vision,” “It Is Well,” “Holy Holy Holy,”…

How Billy Graham Inspired Me

It was a chilly night in October. Halloween was fast approaching in the year 2002, but that did not stop my church youth group from heading to the Texas Stadium in Dallas-Forth Worth. We had all had a delicious meal on the van ride over and we waited in a seemingly endless line before finally finding…

Interview With Singer Liv V

This week is music week at the old blog! I am writing all kinds of music reviews, articles, posts, and movie reviews on some of my favorite musical happenings. Today, I interviewed a singer to kick off the week. I connected with the singer Liv V through her Instagram profile. She is a seriously talented…

Christian Inspiration: Come To Me

Matthew 11:28- “Come to Me, all of you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.“ This is one of my favorite scriptures. It is one that is often overlooked or misquoted by well meaning people. Some people think that it is for when you die. When you ascend into Heaven, Jesus…

Milestone

Life is one grand, sweet song, so start the music. -Ronald Reagan I posted my first blog post June 26, 2012. Today, after four years of blogging, I written some many blog posts that it seems like my life was spent typing these things up. It was tough and I did not always do write as…

Great Inspiring Read- Love Stains by Bob Johnson

Bob Johnson wrote this incredible, inspiring book about ministering to the poorest of the poor. With forwards by powerhouse Christian authors Bill Johnson and Mario Murillo, this nonfiction book will really make you rethink how you do evangelism.  Mr. Johnson takes us on the streets of San Francisco, overseas, and many other places. He speaks…

Interview with singer Samantha Preis

Yesterday, I reviewed singer Samantha Preis’ single Cruel Love. I loved it so much, I wanted to get Ms. Preis here for an interview and to my delight, she said yes. Not only is she is a talented singer, she is also a very smart and interesting person. I enjoyed communicating with her very much…

National Day of Prayer 2016

Today, people all across the United States of America are falling on their faces for one purpose and that is to pray, pray to the one true God.  In this time in America, we need to kneel at the altars, get in our prayer closets, and fall on our knees to bring our country forward in…

Old Man & Misses Winter: A Devotional

There was this couple who I want to call Old Man Winter and Old Lady Winter for the sake of protecting the innocent.  While my family was pastoring in Arlington, Texas, there was this couple Mr. and Mrs. Winter. They were an older couple, but had only been married about a month when we met…

Book Review- What Do You Carry?

New author Elisabeth Andreassanen is an author I know well. I lived up the street from her in Redding, California. I had no idea that God had placed a book inside her heart, but I am not surprised. She is as creative as creative can be. What Do You Carry: A True Story tells Elisabeth’s…