Posts by Jim Allen

This ‘Ole Car

Great is Thy faithfulness, my Lord and my God! Lamentations 3:22-23

Great is thy faithfulness is the golden theme of promise from Genesis to Revelation. How can a fading memory of an old car bring glory to our faithful God? Read More

Great is Thy Faithfulness

Great is Thy Faithfulness – Lamentations 3:23

Every once in a while a true love story comes along that is so powerful that you are drawn in to discover the faithfulness of God to those who love Him. Even more amazing is that while this particular story played out over many years in Africa, its message is eternal and lifts the heart to praise and thank our glorious God. Read More

North Korea – Persecuted Church

We are hard-pressed on every side, yet not crushed; we are perplexed, but not in despair; persecuted, but not forsaken… 2 Corinthians 4:8-9
Today when you open your Bible for a time of prayer and study, you won’t be committing a crime. In fact, you’ll talk freely about your faith among family members, friends, and neighbors. It’s a great freedom many of us take for granted. Read More

I Counted the Cost!

Blessed are you when they revile and persecute you, and say all kinds of evil against you falsely for My sake – Matthew 5:11

No need to explain Christian persecution. If you are a believer living a life committed to Christ, you know what I am about to say. But, what you may also know is persecution of believers is increasing around the world.

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A New Creation

Behold, all things have become new!
All things have become new! (2 Corinthians 5:17)

The Wonder of Transformation

The apostle Paul says we are works in progress and that our transformation from the old to the new is a struggle. Why is following Jesus to live out the truth of the Gospel a struggle? Read More

Light of the World

I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will not walk in darkness, but will have the light of life – John 8:12

Hardships and challenges come at us from every direction. But if we follow Christ, we live with the Light of the world. Read More