Good Grief

The past is behind us; we pause to remember and learn from it. The future is ahead of us; wisely we prepare for eternity. The present is here; and we choose to live it fully, or we perish without a dream or vision of glory! April 20, 2021 marks the 5 year anniversary of my…

Brotherly Love

The Bible is a book to be read with reverence. “All Scripture is God–breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness.” 2 Tim 3:16  As we choose to apply His Word into our daily life, we hold every thought captive and choose our words wisely. Taking the Word of God seriously does…

A Table Awaits

Come to the table that God has set for you, and be delighted that your place is preserved, with a name tag! While the current spiritual battle rages on, and new wars are contemplated, be secure in who you are “in Christ”. We are in His army, and we can feel like weary soldiers with…

Alert or Astray ?

The question posed is simple. Am I Alert or Astray? It is vitally important as all of us face eternity. With a check of from the neck up, we can examine what our minds are debating or believing. Question self? Am I living up to my God given potential? Am I using the gift He…

Who is this Guy?

Who is the Guy who supernaturally invades the souls of those seeking purpose and passion? What if I tell you that the Guy is actually invisible? Have you ever desired to have your soul set on fire with the power of God? Has your plug in cord been dangling because you are weary of all…

Tex-Mex Chili

DAY ONE: Soak pinto beans overnight. DAY TWO: Drain beans, place in crock pot. Pour in Chili Starter, Pace Picante, diced onions, then fill crock pot with water to cover beans. Add Pepperoncini + Chili Powder. Cook bacon till crispy. Pour bacon grease into hamburger browning pan. Brown the burger meat and add to crock…

Who is that?

Who never departs from us? Who never ceases to surprise us? Who is everywhere we are? Who gives us courage? Who is always available 24/7 and Who is always for us never against us? Who consistently issues us mercy and grace? Who is extravagantly patient with us? Who intercedes in prayer for us? Who squeezes…

KETO SPICY CHILI

Sometimes are taste buds need to be tickled with spice and this dish does the trick!  We just celebrated our 40th annual Chili Cook Off in Ajijic, Jalisco, Mexico and the entries were magnificent.  This event is held every February with a parade, great music, and a variety of expats visiting from across the globe.…