The First Shall be Last

Teresa Poucher So the last shall be first, and the first last: for many be called, but few chosen.” “Take that thine is, and go they way: I will give unto this last, even as unto thee… (Matthew 20:14,16)   Isaac was Abraham’s child of promise. According to Galatians 3:29, those who are of the faith are counted asContinue reading “The First Shall be Last”

The Joy of the Lord

Teresa Poucher How many times have we heard that expression?  It is only spoken once in the Bible.  We have heard it in preaching; we have even sung about it.  I’ve always thought, if I am happy in God, then I am strong.   Maybe that’s true, but what if my strength is determined by my bringing God joy? So, how do I bring God joy? Well, let’sContinue reading “The Joy of the Lord”

Increased Knowledge

Teresa Poucher   Automobiles weren’t common for average citizens until the 1920s, and it wasn’t until 1969 that half the cars being made had air conditioning.   The first transistor radio didn’t come out until October 1954.   Most new homes didn’t have central air conditioning until the late 1960s. ​   Cordless phones didn’t become popular until the 1970s.   The first iPhone came out in the US in 2007 with only 4 GB. Continue reading “Increased Knowledge”