Holland Methodist Church

Bishop Galbraith

Lesson From A Canny Manager

The parable recorded in Luke 16:1-15, and generally captioned, The Parable of the Shrewd Manager, can be thought-provoking if not confusing. On the surface, it appears to be about the use and abuse of money or possessions. Here we witness the actions of a canny employee, about to be fired because of mismanagement. There is […]

Rev. Everald L. Galbraith

Rev. Everald L. Galbraith

Lest We Forget God’s Goodness

Only be careful, and watch yourselves closely so that you do not forget the things your eyes have seen or let them fade from your heart as long as you live. Teach them to your children and to their children after them. Deuteronomy 4:9 NIV Moses, the leader of God’s people and statesman of the Hebrews, wanted […]

Judgment

“For all of us must appear before the judgement seat of Christ, so that each may receive due recompense for actions done in the body, whether good or evil” 2 Cor. 5:10 The Bible is replete with references to judgement in the temporal and spiritual realms. When I ponder the subject, I contemplate its scope […]

Walk in Forgiveness

“Then Peter came and said to him, “Lord, if another member of the churchsins against me, how often should I forgive? As many as seven times?”  Jesus said to him, “Not seven times, but, I tell you, seventy-seventimes” Matt. 18:  21-22. Forgiveness is a conscious, intentional decision to release feelings of bitterness or retaliation towards […]

Pause and Reflect

GRASPING OPPORTUNITIES “For it will be like a man going on a journey, who called his servants and entrusted to them his property. To one he gave five talents, to another two, to another one, to each according to his ability. Then he went away. He who had received the five talents went at once […]