Get Out and Vote…It’s What Every Christian Should Do!

Let me begin this post by saying that I am not advocating one candidate over another. It’s your choice. But did you know that during the last presidential election somewhere between 50 and 80% (depending […]

Finding Peace in a World of Stress

I’ve been thinking about peace lately…not only how to find it, but how to keep it, because, let’s face it, the world today is not designed to bring us the kind of peace that brings […]

Who is Your Shepherd?

  “The Lord is my shepherd, I shall not want.”  – Psalm 23:1 Sounds familiar, doesn’t it? Many of us learned this verse as children, reciting it as we scribbled in our fluffy sheep outlines […]

Getting in Touch with Your Feelings is Not All It’s Cracked Up to Be.

There is a great push in today’s world to ‘get in touch with your feelings’. Self-help books and popular speakers all urge that we need to ‘find ourselves’ and the best way to do that […]

Disobedience, Blessings, and God’s Will…what???

Do you remember that old song from Sesame Street? The one that says, “One of these things is not like the others, One of these things just doesn’t belong, Can you tell which thing is […]

Check Your Facts

Anyone who knows me knows that I love genealogy. Some might even say that I’m obsessed with it. But, I don’t know, there’s just something about digging around in old records and history that is […]

Spring Praises

I love Spring. I love the flowers blooming, I love the freshness of a morning breeze, the cool nights spent gazing at the moon.  I love the sound of the birds singing outside my window […]

I Do Not Think That Scripture Means What You Think It Means

“Don’t be concerned only about your own interests, but also be concerned with the interests of others.” Philippians 2:4 (gwt) “Hmmm…wait…what???  Is the Bible really telling me what I think this scripture is saying?” – […]

Is God Happy with His Living Space?

Recently in one of my Small Group discussions we discussed the fact that our body is God’s property and that we are the dwelling place of the Holy Spirit. (1 Corinthians 6:19; 1 Corinthians 3:16-17). […]

Pretending Friendly

Recently I heard someone say something that kinda stuck with me.  After a few days of this thought running through my mind I think I’m finally ready to hash it out here, on the blog.  […]