Surrender

Waving the white flag of surrender today… I want to give up all of my past, my hopes, my plans, my dreams, my future… everything!  I want to lay it all down and surrender.  Before they ever landed in a prison for their faith they made a decision to surrender to Jesus Christ.  Maybe that’s … More Surrender

Ignoring Internal Reservations

This year I have been asked to take on two different teams and my response to both was, “Yes, I will take it on.”  (The teams were with different organizations.) I had reservations prior to agreeing to work with both.  At the time,  it seemed the opportunities out-weighed the reservations.  In both cases, shortly after I started the small reservations I had … More Ignoring Internal Reservations

God’s call…

These words by Oswald Chambers always seem to stir my mind and my heart.  Everyone is not called to preach.  But we are all “called” to serve the Lord with the gifts that we have been given.  Once someone begins to hear that call, a suffering worthy of the name of Christ is produced. Suddenly, … More God’s call…

Stop Signs

Some may look at this sign and do exactly what it says every-time.  Some may see this sign and think it really doesn’t mean stop at this intersection.  Then there are those who may think that this only means STOP if there are other cars coming or if the Police are watching. So, what do … More Stop Signs

U2: Praise & Worship

I was talking with a good friend of mine this morning.  As we talked, he began to share a passage of Scripture with me from Psalm 116.  As he read this passage to me I was reminded of this praise and worship set by U2.  It’s a very moving moment.  According to RNS Blog, while speaking … More U2: Praise & Worship