Inconceivable

Are challenges looming ahead? Hebrews 11:1 NIV Now faith is being sure of what we hope for and certain of what we do not see. Comment: Faith is the confidence (certainty) that the resolution we (Christ followers) hope for, will happen. His resolution is divinely guaranteed. Faith is our intentional conviction that God is healing,…

Palm of Dread

It’s morning again… Sometimes, while I sleep, my subconscious meddles in God’s business, trying to solve problems. I awaken feeling like a giant palm is pressing down upon me. But I am learning that the moment I blink awake, I must choose to “set my mind on things above, not on earthly things (Colossians 3:2),”…

Science in Believing

You probably have more time to reflect upon your life lately. Perhaps, you too, are feeling that everything you observe or do is stamped with the barcode: “Eternal” or “Temporary.” We sometimes forget that an eternal world exists around us. God calls this dimension the “unseen,” and, contrary to modern thought, there is science in…

See It

For those of us who need to SEE to believe it: The Bible says: For ever since the world was created, people have seen the earth and sky. Through everything God made, they can clearly see his invisible qualities—his eternal power and divine nature. So they [human beings] have no excuse for not knowing God.…

In the Arena

© 2020 Richard Drebert. All Rights Reserved. The Roman senate turned thumbs down on Nero’s egotistical request to demolish one-third of the city of Rome—but the great-grandson of Caesar Augustus wouldn’t take no for an answer. Nero wanted to build a series of palaces on sites of revered Roman monuments. Not long after the political…

Obsess or Rest?

For followers of Christ, DUE DILIGENCE is our “conscientious effort to serve God in a given circumstance.” But what happens when we have exhausted our due diligence—when all that we CAN do has been done? When all options have been tried? When our minds feel drained of ideas? When our resources cannot deliver resolution? When…