Tag Archives: Mike Upchurch

The Good Shepherd

Southaven, Ms By: Mike Upchurch In chapter 10 of the New Testament book of John, Jesus discusses the timeless profession of a shepherd.  He stated that sheep know the voice of their shepherd and they will follow him, but they

Gifts From The Father

Southaven, Ms By: Mike Upchurch In your beginning, the Lord gave you life. And He equipped you with a few tools you’d need later on in that life. Maybe He installed some talents, a dose of common sense, perhaps a

The Name of Jesus

Southaven, Ms By: Mike Upchurch When people hear the name of Jesus, many thoughts may come to their mind.  They may reflect back on a portrait of Jesus they have seen; that one where He is portrayed as a handsome

The First True Christmas

Southaven, Ms By: Mike Upchurch The first recorded celebration of Christmas was in 336 AD when Constantine was Emperor of Rome, but for me that wasn’t the first true Christmas. Let’s read about another night; a very special night over

Keep Jesus Real !

Southaven, Ms By: Mike Upchurch Have you ever considered the parallels between Santa and Jesus? They’re quite obvious I know, but humor me. They both are constantly watching us. They both know when we’ve been good or bad. They reward

An America Without Christ

Southaven, Ms By: Mike Upchurch Regarding the upcoming Christmas Holiday, I was reflecting on this somber thought; What if Jesus had not come to earth? What if the Father had changed His mind and saved only His chosen people, the

Being An Overpowering Overcomer

Southaven, Ms By: Mike Upchurch There may be some of you who occasionally read these columns, yet you’re battling something in your life, and the end result is that you’re not living an overcoming victorious Christian life. You try, but

Do You Believe ?

Southaven, Ms By: Mike Upchurch It’s quite simple really. Either you believe in God or you don’t. Either you believe Jesus is His Son or you don’t. Either you believe Jesus came to earth and died in your place as

Who Is In Control ?

Southaven, Ms By: Mike Upchurch Now that the Mid-Term Elections are behind us, and there was a slight shift in power in Congress, it’s time we as Christians reflect on who is in power as far as we are concerned.

A Perfect World

Southaven, Ms By: Mike Upchurch A Perfect World If I could design a perfect world in which to live…..well, perfect for me anyway…..in that world, all spiders, no matter what size, would wear tap shoes and a flashing light strapped