Let Us Live To Make Men Free by Bryan Craig “But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control; against such things there is no law. And those who belong to Christ Jesus have crucified the flesh with its passions and desires.” Galatians 5:22-24 ESV   I doubt I’m alone in the troubling thoughts I have been… Read More


Fast to Feast by Bryan Craig “Test your servants for ten days; let us be given vegetables to eat and water to drink. Then let our appearance and the appearance of the youths who eat the king’s food be observed by you, and deal with your servants according to what you see.”  So he listened to them in this… Read More


Mother Earth?? by Rocky Fleming   “Wisdom cries aloud in the street, in the markets she raises her voice; at the head of the noisy streets she cries out; at the entrance of the city gates she speaks.” Proverbs 1:20-21 ESV     I was driving on one of our busiest streets in Bentonville and… Read More


The Lord of Peace by Rocky Fleming   “The Lord is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear? The Lord is the stronghold of my life; of whom shall I be afraid? When evildoers assail me to eat up my flesh, my adversaries and foes, it is they who stumble and fall. Though an army encamp against me, my heart shall… Read More


The Gift by Rocky Fleming Make me to know your ways, O Lord; teach me your paths. Lead me in your truth and teach me, for you are the God of my salvation; for you I wait all the day long.  (Psalm 25:4-5 ESV)   This is a Psalm written by David.  If you read… Read More


There Was Jesus by Rocky Fleming In a way I want to write this blog around a song, but not just any song.  Rather it is a song that reflects my past, and possibly for many of you with your past and present situation.  Zack Williams and Dolly Parton wrote this song.  I will provide… Read More


You Can’t Take It With You by Bryan Craig And behold, a man came up to him, saying, “Teacher, what good deed must I do to have eternal life?”  (Matthew 19:16) You may know this famous story about a wealthy young man who approached Jesus, wanting to know the secret to getting to Heaven.  In… Read More


Change by Rocky Fleming     “For I am about to do something new. See, I have already begun! Do you not see it? I will make a pathway through the wilderness. I will create rivers in the dry wasteland.”  (Isaiah 43:19 NLT)   Change is sometimes exciting or fearful, good or bad, needed or… Read More


Suffering by Rocky Fleming    “Therefore let those who suffer according to God’s will entrust their souls to a faithful Creator while doing good.”  (1 Peter 4:18 ESV)   Some of you might become confused, discouraged or hopefully encouraged when you read this blog today.  It depends on where you are with the present suffering… Read More


Repay or Release? by Rocky Fleming   Then Peter came up and said to him, “Lord, how often will my brother sin against me, and I forgive him? As many as seven times?” Jesus said to him, “I do not say to you seven times, but seventy-seven times.” “Therefore the kingdom of heaven may be compared to a… Read More


Spiritual War by Rocky Fleming “All right. They’re on our left, they’re on our right, they’re in front of us, they’re behind us … They can’t get away this time.”  Lt. Gen. Lewis B. “Chesty” Puller  USMC   General Puller shouted these words to his men in WW2, when he and his guys were completely… Read More


Are You Ready? You by Rocky Fleming   “Blessed are you when people hate you and when they exclude you and revile you and spurn your name as evil, on account of the Son of Man!”  (Luke 6:22 ESV)   As many of you did, I began the year 2020 with an amazing thought that… Read More