Robert Murray McCheyne

R.M. McCheyne is one of my heroes! He lived and ministered in Edinburgh-Dundee, Scotland from 1813-1843; and was a contemporary of W.C. Burns and A.A. Bonar. His prayer life, fiery faith, apostolic preaching, written memoirs and missions passion have challenged and...

Our Braveheart

Psalm 101:6 “My eyes shall be on the heroes of the land!” “Tell my father…I died with my face to the enemy!” –Col. Avery at Gettysburg Between 1992 & 1994, I actually spent in depth devotional time reading about Christian martyrs. Foxe’s Book, Fair Sunshine, The...

Memorial Day

Psalm 101:6 “My eyes shall be on the heroes of the land!” “Heroes don’t come back…they don’t return from war…true heroes are not the living, but the dead!…I once was asked, ‘Grandpa, were you a hero in the war?’…No… but I served in a company of heroes…”...

Heroes

“The modern world worships heroes of talent, beauty, and power. But this is new, a change from days gone by. Previous generations honored heroes for what they possessed that others could emulate. Heroes were men and women who conquered themselves before conquering...