These are thoughts from my journal in the form of monthly articles published on various websites.

  • What is Love? What is Grace? (September 2015)

  • What Would Bring True Satisfaction? (June 2015)

  • A Waterfall of Expectations (April 2014)

    A Waterfall of Expectations Dr. Bob Abramson Have you ever been close to a waterfall? I can remember as a teenager going to a beautiful waterfall in the upper peninsula of …

  • Blessed and Highly Flavored (Jan. 2014)

    You may think the title to this essay has a typo in it. To the contrary, it not a mistake. I did not set out to write “Favored.” I deliberately wrote, “Flavored.” let…

  • The Power of Words (June 2013)

    The Power of Words Have you noticed how the power of words can influence and even control us? Words are so powerful that they can change the situations in which we find ours…

  • From a Lowly Donkey to a Majestic Warhorse (May 2013)

    From a Lowly Donkey to a Majestic White Warhorse Dr. Bob Abramson Many years ago in America, we had black and white movies about the old American western cowboys. The hero …

  • The Secret Place (April 2013)

    The Secret Place – April 2013 A great way of understanding the security we have in Christ is to look into the meaning of “the secret place” that we find in Psalm 91. I…

  • Determination (March 2013)

    Determination I want to share some thoughts on the determination of a salmon. The salmon has enjoyed the freedom of the ocean, but the instinct God placed within it to repro…

  • The Fullness of the Holy Spirit: Part Four (February 2013)

    Walking in the Fullness of the Holy Spirit Part Four: Constant Access to “Uncommon Sense” In this essay, I will elaborate on the two previous ones and also, on an earli…

  • The Fullness of the Holy Spirit: Part Three (January 2013)

    Walking in the Fullness of the Holy Spirit Part Three: Constant Access to Spiritual Wisdom and Understanding Dr. Bob Abramson This is the third of four articles in my seri…

  • The Fullness of the Holy Spirit: Part Two (December 2012)

    The Fullness of the Holy Spirit Part Two: Constant Access to Extreme, God-sourced Power This is the second of a four-part series on “walking in the fullness of the Holy S…

  • The Fullness of the Holy Spirit: Part One (November 2012)

    The Fullness of the Holy Spirit Part One: Constant Access to the Holy Spirit This is the first of a four-part series. Each time, I will share with you one of four attribute…

  • His Presence Transforms the Heart (October 2012)

    For quite some time, I have been aware that the primary motivation for God’s people, and especially those who are in full time ministry, should be the love of God. Loving a…

  • "Uncommon Sense" (September 2012)

    We usually try to rely on common sense. Most of the time, this is the right thing to do. However, there will be times in every believer’s life when it may not be the right …

  • Keep it Simple. (August 2012)

    Recently, I was reading Psalm 131 during my morning devotionals. God spoke through it so loudly that I knew it was something I should share with you. Psalm 131 is a short psa…

  • Two Great Gifts (July 2012)

    I want to share a great lesson with you that I learned while pastoring two wonderful churches (one in Fiji for the CMF and another my wife, Nancy, and I planted in New York C…

  • How Far does your Trust Go? (June 2012)

    We will all experience times when we pray in faith, trusting God for what we need. However, our prayers will not always be answered in the way we desire. When this happens, i…

  • The Heart of the Wise (May 2012)

    All of us who serve God should give priority to the operation of His wisdom in our lives. Walking a path of daily wisdom is the only way to avoid those things that displease …

  • Faith Works One Step at a Time (April 2012)

    Faith Works One Step at a Time Faith moves as if on stepping-stones, step by step, presenting a clear picture of the journey your faith must take when you begin to walk in i…

  • One Humbling Moment in Time (March 2012)

    Let me share a life-changing moment that happened to me that will provide you with a few thoughts from which you can find great value. This has to do with one of those moment…

  • Detours (February 2012)

    Have you ever been in a car that came upon a barrier in the road with a “detour” sign on it? If so, when you came upon it, you were forced to turn off the road and follow…

  • Just as He says it will be (January 2012)

    The journey through life is often a puzzle to which only God has the solutions. Two things are certain. Both life’s circumstances and God’s solutions to them are guarante…

  • Defined by Faithfulness (November 2011)

    Lately, I have been meditating on the uncompromising faithfulness of some great servants of God who I have been privileged to know. Of course, the list has to begin with Reve…

  • The Other Side of the Mountain (October 2011)

    Those of us who walk by faith will face a great many uphill battles. In fact, many of these battles become like mountains we have to climb under the most difficult and extrem…

  • Today Could Be Your Day (September 2011)

    Take a moment and reflect on the times of transition and changing seasons you have experienced throughout your life. It is likely there will be many more such times. For each…

  • INCREASE

    I recently received an email message from one of my students who attended the CMF School of Urban Missions in 1998. He wrote, ‘I saw your article on the Harvest times and …

  • Why is personal holiness so important?

    When you gave your life to Christ, you discovered an urgency within your heart to be more like Jesus every day. You were once a heartbreaker, but in Christ, you became a pe…

  • True Righteousness

    Have you ever spent time just watching people? I deliberately do this quite often, while asking to Holy Spirit to give me understanding of how to more effectively reach them…

  • Call Out His Name

    One thing you can be sure of is that there will always be an abundance of opportunity to call out His name – to call out the name of the Lord. Every one of us who does our…

  • Three Keys to Making Disciples

    I have been thinking a great deal lately, about what is in the heart of God for those of us who answer the call to go to the world as missionaries. Let me call your attentio…

  • The Choice of Obedience

    God has asked me to do many things that became great opportunities and resulted in seasons of great joy. One of these was to come to Fiji to run the CMF School of Urban Miss…

  • How will you Answer the Rain?

    Among the greatest challenges a missionary faces is walking through those tough times when trouble burst forth like an unexpected rainstorm. If you are trusting and faithful…

  • Just a Little Bit More

    You may be wondering what it is like to step out in faith and become a missionary. Yes, it is a step of faith, and often requires a lot of courage. You will be exchanging wh…

  • Word Power (December 2011)

    I would like to share with you an account from “the Healing Anointing,” which is a book by Pastor Kenneth Hagin. In the book, he tells how God healed a crippled man in on…