Author Archives: Rick Reynolds

About Rick Reynolds

You'll find me in the far right hand corner of evangelical Christianity. I defy more categorization than that. Been studying the Word for nigh on 40 years.

Only Fools Rush In

3 The prudent sees the evil and hides himself, But the naive go on, and are punished for it. 4 The reward of humility and the fear of the Lord Are riches, honor and life. 5 Thorns and snares are … Continue reading

Posted in Devotionals, Proverbs | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Muckety-mucks and Bigwigs

A good name is to be more desired than great wealth, favor is better than silver and gold. The rich and the poor have a common bond, the Lord is the maker of them all. Proverbs 22:1-2 My dad used … Continue reading

Posted in Devotionals, Proverbs | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Blind Ambition

Many a man proclaims his own loyalty, but who can find a trustworthy man? Proverbs 20:6 Who can find a man more miserable than your average successful college football coach. They appear to be never satisfied. They can always do … Continue reading

Posted in Commentary, Proverbs | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Process Crime

A trustworthy witness will not lie, but a false witness utters lies. Proverbs 14:5 A false witness will not go unpunished, and he who tells lies will not escape. Proverbs 19:5 A truthful witness saves lives, but he who utters … Continue reading

Posted in Commentary, Devotionals, Proverbs | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Obsession

The saying, “the bigger they are the harder they fall,” is true only in the sense that it’s harder to escape notice. Lately we’ve witnessed a series of famous men plummeting from the peaks of fame and fortune in one … Continue reading

Posted in Commentary, Devotionals, Proverbs | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Five Stars

I call upon the Lord, who is worthy to be praised, and I am saved from my enemies. Psalm 18:3 If you’re like me, your purchases are value-driven. You want to know what’s the best thing out there. Past generations … Continue reading

Posted in Devotionals | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Above it All

Though the fig tree should not blossom and there be no fruit on the vines, though the yield of the olive should fail and the fields produce no food, though the flock should be cut off from the fold and … Continue reading

Posted in Devotionals, Habakkuk | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment