A NEW KIND OF PRODIGAL

A significant spiritual deprogramming is taking place.  This deprogramming is a work of God’s Spirit. It is causing people to wake up from all forms of deception that held them in bondage – spiritual, cultural, and relational bondage.  These...
DRAWING LINES

DRAWING LINES

I began writing this word a few weeks ago but did not have the final content until this morning. The word was parked away in my writing file until an image came that gave the word its intended content. The word is about drawing lines in the sands of life. We all draw...

THE COLLISION OF OPINION

One of the most challenging situations in a life of faith takes place when we apply our beliefs to the affairs of daily life where opposing opinions exist.  This is where relational dustups have taken place in the last two years among believers that...

A LOST ART

I have noticed something that is sad to realize, but some people haven’t learned to say thank you. In some settings, it has become a lost art. When I was a pastor, I had a stack of thank you cards that I kept in my office desk. I would frequently write a thank you...

A TRUSTED LOVE

Jan is in the kitchen baking apple and pumpkin pies. This is a yearly tradition in our home in preparation for Christmas gatherings. Our home is being filled with the aromas of her acts of love.  As I listened to the sounds of Jan baking, I realized just how blessed I...