Convictions of Honor

Veritas, Integritas, Fidelitas

A Family Relationship – Part 3

By Kevin Rhodes | Feb 19, 2015

Our devotion should bring us close enough to help one another and lift one another up, both now and in eternity. Our Master lived to bring us together. He wanted…

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A Family Relationship – Part 2

By Kevin Rhodes | Feb 19, 2015

When we fully absorb how much God has done for us, it should change us into a people willing to do as much as we can for God, for Christ,…

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A Family Relationship – Part 1

By Kevin Rhodes | Feb 19, 2015

When Jesus taught His disciples how to pray, he began with something profound, “Our Father in heaven” (Mt. 6:9). We can often take that relationship for granted, as something that…

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A Learning Relationship

By Kevin Rhodes | Feb 19, 2015

There are so many ideas in the world that compete for our allegiance–religiously, philosophically, and practically. But a relationship with Jesus depends upon casting all other teachers, all other religions,…

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A Relationship with Jesus

By Kevin Rhodes | Feb 19, 2015

Relationships are far more important and powerful than most people imagine. They influence our choices, our path in life, and our other relationships more than we typically realize. Our relationships…

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Focus in Worship

By Kevin Rhodes | Feb 19, 2015

Upon the completion of the temple and its preparation for service with all its furnishings, the final step to fulfill its purpose required bringing the ark of the covenant into…

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Practical and Purposeful

By Kevin Rhodes | Feb 19, 2015

While the chronicler recounted the construction of Solomon’s temple, in 2 Chronicles 4 he mentioned a number of the furnishings prepared in the process. Among these he included a bronze…

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Eternal Beauty

By Kevin Rhodes | Feb 19, 2015

The various structures built in the ancient world always impress. The pyramids of Giza created a distinctive landmark that other nations have long attempted to imitate. The Great Wall of…

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Building the Temple

By Kevin Rhodes | Feb 19, 2015

Before he passed away, David assigned Solomon the responsibility of building a temple for the LORD. Today, we tend to accept the construction as a matter of course. We think…

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The Basics of Leadership

By Kevin Rhodes | Feb 19, 2015

When we think of Solomon, we typically think of wisdom…or perhaps many, many wives. But I do not believe that we often think about his leadership, and that is quite…

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Four Pennies

By Kevin Rhodes | Jan 27, 2015

This morning I drove through the McDonald’s drive-thru, purchasing my lower calorie Egg McMuffin (instead of the Bacon, Egg, & Cheese McGriddle I would have preferred), and heard the expected…

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