My Father, My Friend

‘My Father, My friend’ are sentiments normally used which illustrate one’s closeness to God.   However, man’s sincerity before God stands in question for while sweetness flows from one’s lips to God; one is living a lifestyle which is counter the standard of God. ...

A Glimpse of the LifeAfter

How one man’s glimpse of the hereafter eased his fears about what happens after we die. By R.T. Brown, Grand Rapids, Michigan.  Guidepost.org. In and out of the hospital—that’s where I was that winter I was 73. My wife, Mary, and I had barely been able to enjoy our...

A Child at Heart ?

The Lord Jesus Christ said, “Blessed are the pure in heart, for they will see God” Matthew 5:8.  This led me to ponder about being right in one’s actions or politically correct in one’s speech; and I realized that however much we may seem proper to the observer; it is...

Fear of the Unknown

Has God ever asked you to do something that seemed unreasonable?  Something that took you into the territory of the unknown?  The unknown is full of haunting “what ifs”.  Yet God often calls us to chart unknown territory as we follow Him.  Obeying His commands to...

Always with You

Guidepost 2012…..Why do we sometimes try to go it alone in life when at every moment we have access to God?  He said: “I am with you and will keep you wherever you go” (Gen.28:15).  And He assures us: “I will never leave you nor forsake you” (Heb.13:5). Scottish...