Here we are January 1, 2019. Today starts a new day, a new year, a new vision into what lies ahead. I know we all put a lot into the new on this day. We all have a since of hope and that maybe – just maybe – this may be the best year yet. … More The Path into 2019
When I read this verse today I heard George Michael sing, “Faith.” If you are familiar with the song now it’s stuck in your head too. Sorry about that. 🙂 Faith. Hearing and responding in faith, at times, can be a very difficult thing to do. Especially when one is living in long season of … More The Promise…. waiting.
Are you familiar with the ending to the movie “Cast Away”? Tom Hanks is standing there in the middle of this intersection in the middle of Nowhere, TX. As far as he can see in all directions is nothing – yet he has been given the gift of life to be lived another day. If … More Crossroads
When you step back to take a look at your life, what do you see? How do you evaluate your place or position? What tool do you use to measure in order to see if you are where you need to be or want to be in life? There are many voices and tools “out … More Finish the race
You’re blessed when you stay on course, walking steadily on the road revealed by God. (Psalm 119:1, The Message). Has God revealed something to you? Is there something God has spoken to you that hasn’t come into being? Do you have a desire in your heart that you can’t seem to explain to others? Yet, you know God … More Walk Steadily on the Road
We are entering a season where people are more apt to care more about germs, colds, and the flu than at any other time of the year. Anyone of us has the potential to carry any one of these and spread it to someone else. In a sense, we are, potentially, couriers picking up sickness … More It all boils down to one thing…
Have you ever lost your voice? If not, I’m sure you have heard someone who has. It’s an unusual experience and a bit painful. You are the same person you were the day before – you just can’t communicate the way you are accustomed. I love music. There is no telling how much money I … More How’s your voice?
I often wonder why I find myself where I am in life. Did I arrive on purpose or by accident? Or was it a series of good or bad mistakes? There’s not much around me that resembles the dream I once had. Maybe the dream was just a personal fantasy not born of God. Maybe … More Growing Spiritually?
I’m reading, “Living a Divinely Inspired Life,” on YouVersion as a devotional these days. Today’s devotion is entitled, Discover your Spiritual Gifts. I grew up in a church tradition that focused a lot on Spiritual Gifts. It seems to me there is less of a focus on this in the churches I have been a … More Living life fully devoted to Christ
Have you ever ridden the log ride at Six Flags or at some other park? Lately my life has seemed much like I am riding a log ride (just not as fun). My life is in motion bumping up against the parameters (or shall I say the principles) of life. All the while, I know there is a destination … More Can you see what God is doing?