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…

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…

The Wheat and Tares

What about the wheat and tares? How do we distinguish between the two? Are you reflecting God on any given day of the week, or do you just warm a bench at the Synagogue or Church? Jack Hibbs is a respected man of God who teaches about the parable of the Tares. Spiritual imposters are…

Seeds Producing

Have you ever been able to hold onto your peace while being yelled at or disrespected? Do you feel that justice is best served by silence or non-action?  “Friends, do not avenge yourselves; instead, leave room for His wrath. For it is written: Vengeance belongs to Me; I will repay, says the Lord.” Romans 12:19. God Almighty created justice,…

Ask for a king?

History has a way of repeating itself! When the people demanded a king like all the other nations had, they got what they asked for! Without asking about the rights of a man to rule over them, they soon fell into regret! Their sons and daughters were recruited into the nation’s army of workers. The…

Sit with Me

Do you seek an exalted state of expectation? Is your hope for the future diminishing? This post is about one divine sentence, one statement of hope for those who overcome fear and worry about things to come! We can all exhale with great astonishment as we read the glory within these words! “He who overcomes [the…