As a kid, nothing made me happier than going to the beach. The beach I loved the most was Saint Augustine beach in Florida. Every summer we would go for a week of vacation. Although I was in elementary school, I still have a vivid memory of something that happened during one of our weeks… Read More What’s in your backyard?
The large glaring pink stain was staring at them from the middle of the room. “We can’t have the people over tonight.” “We can’t have the life group meeting tonight.” This was the statement the wife said to her husband when he returned home. He could see that his young daughter in the corner of… Read More A little is all you need
What comes to mind when you hear the word “disciple” or “follower?” I will go out on a limb, but I doubt you were not thinking of the words “talmid” or “talmidim.” They translate these old words from Aramaic and Hebrew as a disciple or follower but there is no easy way to identify in… Read More Contract Christians?
Now what? What am I going to do now? He’s an excellent tip that will keep things in a manageable perspective. A test pilot has a test for evaluating potential problems. When something goes wrong, they ask this question, ‘Is this thing still flying?’ If the answer is yes, then there’s no immediate danger, no… Read More Is this thing flying?
Would there be another name for a miracle? What else can be compared to a mother’s love? Many things can be said about it, but few know its depths. It’s made up of intense devotion. It stays firm in the face of sacrifice and pain. It is patient and forgiving. And although the heart can… Read More Have you ever seen it?
“These are the times that try men’s souls.” -Thomas Paine Have you felt like this? Life is not easily conquered or mastered. It’s tumultuous at times for various reasons. We have to work at it constantly or it easily overwhelms and conquers us. But in today’s world we live in an age devoted to labor… Read More Building Faith into your Relationships
There are a few suggestions (*WHY*) people don\’t experience the God results when they are in pressure situations. Yes, I’m guilty. It’s too common. In fact, it affects me more than most people. It’s a battle I fight. It’s a normal part of our culture today. We have developed a constant thirst for distractions. Our… Read More D-I-S-T-R-A-C-T-E-D?