My son is learning to drive with his learners permit in his pocket. A piece of plastic that gives him the right to drive on the road with an adult in the car with him. I have always believed that permit was to learn to drive. Now I’m seeing that it is there for his … More Bright Lights
I give you my life and all that I am – But what have I to give – So I hand you a candid photograph of this little boy – ’cause I have nothing to my name – But I can give you that. (Derek Webb, “Somewhere North”). Photo taken while I was in Seminary … More I give you my life…
I came across this passage this last year. Lori saw that I underlined it in my Bible while she was reading tonight and brought it back to my attention. “If you’ll hold on to me for dear life,” says God, “I’ll get you out of any trouble. I’ll give you the best of care if … More Get to know God
Intercessory prayer is a wonderful way to serve others. Have you ever spent time praying for another person without them knowing about it? If you have then you know the joy that is associated with the time spent praying for them. You know of the burden that is carried for someone else… the heavy heart. You … More Reaching out to someone I don’t know
Yep, everywhere I turn out here in this land called life I run into this thing called fear. Fear seems to be gripping this nation, this state, the town, and me these days. When I think of fear one of the first things I recall is the show, “The Little Rascals”. I can recall so many … More Life: There’s a lot of fear out here…
Does Jesus rule your thoughts, actions, and attitudes? Or does something or someone else take control? I have been writing in my journal about purpose and God’s plan. How God chooses people to serve Him… and the purposes of that service. So often I will get into this place where the voice I hear is … More Who sits on the throne of your heart?
One of the greatest experiences in my life was also one of my scariest. It was 1997 and I was in LaPlata Canyon, Colorado. LaPlata Canyon is just west of Durango. I had just begun mountain biking a year before. This was my first trek up a real mountain. It was a beautiful Saturday morning … More Mountain Biking to the Mountain Top