Late in the summer of 1989, I was at Young Life’s Frontier Ranch in Colorado, listening to a man share about the week leading up to the crucifixion of Jesus. I was somewhat attentive, but also distracted by a beautiful girl I had met from Lubbock Texas. After he shared the intense details of what […]
As I was driving down interstate 75 on my way to Florida I was struck by the number of signs for liquor, adult clubs, and the lottery. All of these things may seems harmless at first but underneath the surface they all seek to be your master. The fact of the matter is, we often […]
Often times when I’m at my lows in life, I turn to the Psalms. They repeatedly paint a picture of struggle, persecution, crying out to God Almighty, Him answering, or a combination of all of the above. Psalm 18 is one of those Psalms. Time after time David finds himself in need and cries out […]
Everywhere we look, we can find what appears to be injustice. Perhaps it’s a drunk driver who survives while all his passengers are lost, or someone less deserving got the promotion, or maybe your husband or wife treats everyone else wonderful but not you. You body burns with indignation and your lips want to scream, […]
I grabbed my camera quickly as I often do to capture the beautiful scenery for the next day’s post before I lost the opportunity. This time it was of Canadian geese that had returned to an early spring. I admired their beauty as I swiftly focused and grabbed the shot. “Perfect”, I said to […]
Whose name will you proclaim? Yours or God’s?
Those that know me know that I have a lot on my plate. One might even go as far as to say I’m an over achiever. I don’t think I do it on purpose it just happens. When it comes to my mission in life (carrying out the Great Commission), it’s hard not to apply […]