LIONS! TIGERS! AND BEARS! OH MY!

“Lions! Tigers! And bears! Oh my!” That is no longer just a line out of “The Wizard of Oz.” It was the headline news out of Zanesville, OH this week. See link: Lions. Tigers. Bears. Ohio. Warnings were issued to residents to stay inside their homes. Phones were ringing off the hook at the 911 center as drivers reported sightings of bears, wolves and lions along the expressway. Not your average news day. The apostle Peter issued a similar warning to the early church – and to believers today: Be sober-minded; be watchful. Your adversary the devil prowls around like a roaring lion, seeking someone to devour (1 Peter 5:8 ESV). Most people would heed an order by the authorities to stay indoors if an escaped lion was prowling the neighborhood, but how many of us – as...

ALL IN THE NAME OF JESUS

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