November 21st, 2020
Gratitude matters. As he sits down to dictate this letter to his Christian brothers and sisters at the Church in Colossi, you can almost see the Apostle Paul scanning through the Rolodex of his mind a...
November 13th, 2020
As I have been flipping through the pages of scripture this week and seeking to understand further the incredible story of God's passionate love for us, I have come across three declarations that help...
Things to Know to Make a Difference
November 9th, 2020
Here are some things you need to know if God will use you to make a difference in the world. These thoughts are right out of the prophetic word from Isaiah 49:1-7. These verses ring so clearly in my h...
Choosing a King
October 31st, 2020
Today is ‘election eve.’ As with every election, people are saying that this is the most significant election of all time. What happens as people vote will shape the course of world history.In ancient...
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...