Could this whole thing be about love? I mean, could a Divine Father truly be longing for His children to the degree of death? Not a romantic idea of death, but an actual powerful event of deepest sacrifice and longing to ransom a son/daughter out of the clutches of an enemy bent on their destruction? Continue reading “COULD THIS WHOLE THING BE ABOUT LOVE????”
When people of faith struggle with depression sometimes they can feel like they have lost their faith and like they don’t love God as much as people who seem not to have a care in the world. These feelings can cause us to sink deeper into depression and is actually a lie of the enemy to cause us greater distress.
This is the most amazing message I have ever seen a company champion. It is changing the worldview about girls, the way we think about ourselves and the way culture thinks about what it means to be “female”. Millions have viewed it on youtube. Won’t you add to that number? You ought to check it out if you are a girl or a guy! Hopefully, it will change … Read More #LikeAGirl
What is it about our nature that wants it ALL and wants it all NOW? We know full well that it’s not possible but that doesn’t stop us from trying to attain it. Take any situation, whether it’s getting out of debt, losing weight, getting fit, learning something new. We don’t want to go thru the process we just want to be there. If we don’t see results quick we are tempted to give up and throw in the towel. Continue reading “If You Don’t Plant, You Can’t Reap a Harvest”
At various times, I have walked among the homeless in our great city. Well, really, we all have. Some occasions I have touched them, hugged them, fed them, talked & prayed with them and watched them as they live and move around us and as they sleep. Compelled to do something to change the situation they are in. Angry because SOMETHING should be done. But, I am learning and my observation is this: They are not have nots, they are want nots. Continue reading “Compassion and Change”
Obstacles are part of life. We face them daily and when we do, I don’t know about you, I don’t like them. They keep me from forward movement. Obstacles are a frustration that distracts from my goal. They are the enemy. Right? What do you do when you encounter obstacles? Scream? Give up? Roll over? Or…do you press harder? Become more determined? Build some backbone? If you do the latter then guess what? Obstacles have become your friend! Continue reading “Obstacles……friend or foe?”