lined on both sides by exuberant onlookers focused like a laser on the majesty just above his head: the Messiah-King he bore?
I want you to know that you are loved and appreciated by Covenant Truth Ministries and, most importantly, by the Living God.
Sometimes we neglect to let others know the simple truth: Jesus loves you! The timeless children’s song, “Jesus loves me this is know,” can sometimes slip away from our mind and hearts. Yet, the gospel truth built into this long-forgone song still rings true today.
Some unfamiliar direction. And sometimes our response is “Off we go” never realizing that we now are running alone, not in step with the Lord.
How many of us can remember the old western movies and TV shows? Towns would be filled with families interacting at the mercantile, travelers bedding down their horses with the livery owner, and, of course, the bang-bang, shoot-‘em-up gunfights in the streets. But, also common to the western theme were “ghost towns.”
While the Bible far surpasses any TV show or other commodity from our life here, its pages hold an invitation worthy of focus. This offer carries us farther than just moving up to the “east side.” Rather, it entails moving all the way up to the uttermost “north” -- the very Presence of God.