October 25th, 2020
Recently, I have been studying some of Paul's insights into what Kingdom ministry looks like, specifically.Delving in 1st Corinthians 9, where Paul talks about what it means to serve Jesus with the le...
God believes in YOU!
October 17th, 2020
One of the more obscure exhibits in the Smithsonian Institution displays the personal effects found on Abraham Lincoln the night he was shot. They include a small handkerchief embroidered A. Lincoln, ...
October 10th, 2020
When our children were younger, one of my family's things to enjoy over the summer was trips to some of the local water parks. We have visited many, and recently we paid our first visit to LEGOLAND wa...
October 4th, 2020
"There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under heaven: a time to be born and a time to die, a time to plant and a time to uproot, a time to kill and a time to heal, a time to t...
September 27th, 2020
Type your new text here. Have you noticed that most of the prayers that most of us pray regularly tend to be in response to situations that require our immediate attention? When a friend gets struck w...
September 20th, 2020
In his excellent book, Character Counts, Os Guinness shares the following seven principles from the life of William Wilberforce that illuminate what it means to live a life of significance today. The ...
September 13th, 2020
I have been reflecting, out of necessity, on what it means to be a patient person. My ability to be patient is directly correlated with the level of hope and trust that I can place in the God who hear...
The Salvation Lyric
September 5th, 2020
Zacchaeus's story (Luke19:1-10) is a story that most of us have known and grown up with since we were kids. We've read the story, sung the song, and thought that we knew everything that there was to k...
August 29th, 2020
Little is known or shared about Lamech and his legacy that none of us would want. Lamech was the great, great, great-grandson of Cain, and had two wives and at least a couple of sons of his own.Lamech...
August 22nd, 2020
One of our primary and most essential tasks in any kind of decision or dilemma is to define reality (Haggai 1:5-6). While this is hard enough to do in life, many of us find it even harder to apply in ...
Made for Better Things
August 16th, 2020
Recently I spoke on and compared our relationship with Jesus as a growth continuum, similar to the process of climbing a step ladder. The premise is that all of us, no matter where we are in our relat...
August 10th, 2020
Humble Influence As we read through the gospels of Jesus, there is no doubt that Jesus calls us to be people who give ourselves to make significant and eternal differences in the world. We are to infl...