Category Archives: Exodus

Ill With Want | Exodus 20:17

Dear Friends of Jesus Christ, My children enjoy reading. They have a few favourite books. One of them is called “You are Mine.” The main character in You are Mine is Punchinello.  Punchinello is a carved little wooden person living … Continue reading

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Your Neighbour’s Marriage | Exodus 20:14

Dear Friends of Jesus Christ, In 2009, author Tucker Max had three works of non fiction on the New York times best seller list. He was only the second author in history to achieve this kind of success. His book … Continue reading

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Protecting Life | Exodus 20:13

Dear friends of Jesus Christ, I grew up in a family of hunters. At a young age, my grandpa taught me how to handle rifles. The most important rule, he said, was to never ever point a gun at a … Continue reading

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Honouring Father and Mother | Exodus 20

Dear Friends of Jesus Christ, I want to begin this morning with a serious little exercise. Please take a moment and locate your belly button. This will be easy for some of you, difficult for others. If you ever bathe … Continue reading

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The Sabbath Life | Exodus 20:8-11

Dear Friends of Jesus Christ, At the 1924 summer Olympic games in Paris, Eric Liddell, the Scottish sprinter, refused to run in the 100 metre dash. He’s reasons weren’t political. They were faith based. You see, one of Eric’s heats … Continue reading

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Bearing the Name | Exodus 20:7

Its no small thing to bear a name. I bear the name Salverda. How I handle myself will impact the reputation of Salverdas everywhere, and the reputation of my children. There’s another David Salverda in the world. He lives in … Continue reading

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No Middle Man | Exodus 20:4-6

Dear Friends of Jesus Christ, Human beings have always had trouble knowing how to make contact with the Spiritual realm. We know that there’s something out there. But we can’t see it. We know that there’s power greater than ourselves … Continue reading

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