The Prodigal Father

By Ron Jones
Jesus once told a story about a prodigal or lost son. The word “prodigal” means extravagant, even reckless. Through loose living, the... read more

Your Journey Home

By Ron Jones
“This man receives sinners and eats with them.” The criticism the Pharisees spoke against Jesus was unrelenting. How dare He befriend... read more

All Kinds of Greed

By Ron Jones
Actor Michael Douglas once played a wealthy, unscrupulous corporate raider named Gordon Gekko in the acclaimed Hollywood movie Wall Street... read more

"I Pity the Fool!"

By Ron Jones
Lawrence Tureaud, a.k.a. Mr. T, made a Hollywood career out of the phrase, “I pity the fool!” The old saying remains true: there’s no... read more

Guard the Soil of Your Heart

By Ron Jones
Jesus once told a story comparing the human heart to a farmer’s field (Matthew 13:1-13). Some hearts are flat and hard. Some are shallow... read more

Jesus the Storyteller

By Ron Jones
Jesus was a master storyteller. His parables were earthly stories with heavenly meanings. Because everybody loves a good story, Jesus used... read more

The Secret to Abiding

By Ron Jones
Jesus made clear the connection between an intimate relationship with Him and obedience when he said, “If you keep my commandments, you... read more

The True Vine

By Ron Jones
Jesus said, “I am the true vine, and my Father is the vinedresser” (John 15:1). In that way, the Christian life is a supernatural life.... read more

The Way to the Father

By Ron Jones
Christianity rises and falls on the authenticity and authority of the words and works of Jesus Christ. It’s clear from a study of... read more

People of the Way

By Ron Jones
I have an app on my cell phone called Waze. It’s a GPS that helps me get from one place to another. Ask my wife and she will tell you... read more

Mysteries of the Afterlife

By Ron Jones
Nothing is more mysterious to us than what happens after life. Is there life after death? And if there is, what can we expect? Can anyone... read more

Disappointment with God

By Ron Jones
“Lord, if You had been here, my brother would not have died” (John 11:21). Do you hear the disappointment in Martha’s voice? ... read more