Author Archives: Mike Valles

God Called Or Papa Called?

As I travel around and preach in different churches, I see a difference in the preachers I meet. Of course, every one of us is different, and I will quickly admit that there is no single mold for preachers. I have met short ones, tall ones, skinny ones and fat ones, ones with hair, and… Read More »

David’s Triumph Over Goliath

Many people, including many non-Christians, are well aware of the story of David and Goliath. Most people learned it either at church or from their parents. It certainly is an amazing account of a real event in the life of David from I Samuel 17. While many people, as well as businesses who refer to… Read More »

The Death of Ananias and Saphira

The case of Ananias and Saphira is unique in Scripture. Nowhere else does anything quite like this occur in Scripture. The Background In Acts 4, persecution had begun and Peter and John were arrested for preaching in Jesus’ Name and for healing a lame man. After their release, they returned to the other disciples and… Read More »