“Church attendance is as vital to a disciple as a transfusion of rich, healthy blood to a sick man.”— Dwight L. Moody  “Wherever we see the word of God purely preached and heard, there a church of God exists, even if it swarms with many faults.” —John Calvin  And I tell you, you are Peter, and

The greatest enemy to human souls is the self-righteous spirit which makes men look to themselves for salvation.  — Charles Spurgeon It is not the strength of your faith but the object of your faith that actually saves you. ― Timothy Keller                          

What is in a name? Luminarias or Farolitos?  In Northern New Mexico they are called Farolitos while in Southern New Mexico they are called Luminarias.  A debate that continues with some that resign themselves to say – “Whatever.”  After all, they are just paper bags filled with some sand and a candle. To look at

“True humility is not thinking less of yourself; it is thinking of yourself less.” –C.S. Lewis, Mere Christianity   “Here is the path to the higher life: down, lower down!  Just as water always seeks and fills the lowest place, so the moment God finds men abased and empty, His glory and power flow in to exalt and

Nothing is more useful to the novice (Christian) as insults.  The beginner who bears insults is like a tree watered every day.  — Abba Isaiah (4th Century A.D.) If only it were all so simple!  If only there were evil people somewhere insidiously committing evil deeds, and it were necessary only to separate them from the rest