A New Dress Code
A NEW DRESS CODE What is the proper dress code for Christmas and the days following Christmas? In Colossians 3:12-14, Paul gives us a new dress code of seven garments... more »https://johnedmathison.org/a-new-dress-code/
What Are You Giving for Christmas?
WHAT ARE YOU GIVING FOR CHRISTMAS? There are just a few shopping days left. Do you still need a few gifts? Here are some Biblical gift suggestions for your special... more »https://johnedmathison.org/what-are-you-giving-for-christmas/
Timeless Truths – For Turbulent Times
Turbulent times don’t last – Timeless Truths do! Unprecedented situations need precedented solutions. God doesn’t always take you out of a storm, but He can always take the storm out of you. Timeless Truths lead people to do the right thing and make it difficult for them to do the... more »Books
Got a Minute 365 Daily Inspirational Messages
This book has a one-minute devotional for each weekday with a reflection question. People are encouraged to develop a journal of answers to each day’s question. Saturdays & Sundays are in bullet-point format. They contain many of the concepts and quotes that John Ed has used.Books
What is a Saint?
WHAT IS A SAINT? I preached at the First United Methodist Church in Ozark, AL, in November 2020. I shared that one of the most unusual things that has happened... more »https://johnedmathison.org/what-is-a-saint/
Lemons, Limes, and Life
LEMONS, LIMES, AND LIFE Life is lived daily. When you look at things each day, what do you see? Two people can look at the same thing and see something... more »https://johnedmathison.org/lemons-limes-and-life/
What Day is Thanksgiving?
WHAT DAY IS THANKSGIVING? Thanksgiving is not a day on the calendar but rather an attitude towards life. I think it was Mark Twain who said we ought not to... more »https://johnedmathison.org/what-day-is-thanksgiving/
COUNT CORRECTLY What we count in life is a reflection of our attitude and focus. A life out of focus counts the wrong things and produces an unhealthy attitude. Counting... more »https://johnedmathison.org/count-correctly/
MINISTRY PARTNER I met Joe Pat Cox when we were in high school and attended a church youth camp. We had a lot of similar interests in athletics, Christian ministry,... more »https://johnedmathison.org/ministry-partner/