No Boxes Please

How many boxes do we tend to put people in?  You know what I’m talking about……. They dress this way therefore they are…….. They talk this way, they must be……… They are homeless or over weight or have mud on their jeans.  Therefore……… We all do it.  How many boxes do you have for God?Continue reading “No Boxes Please”

Stop In The Name Of Love…….

……. before it breaks my heart. Love is a funny thing.  It’s something we all want and need.  But it is also something we tend to run away from. We’ve all seen others do it or have done it ourselves.  Just when the love is being poured out on you, you want to run awayContinue reading “Stop In The Name Of Love…….”

Thinking Too Small

I’ve mentioned before that I have a passion for seeing people progress into their destiny.  For seeing their potential and hopefully I can encourage them to get there. I am not a professional in that area.  Heck, I don’t even know what to call it.  It’s something that I can do. Let me tie theContinue reading “Thinking Too Small”

You Married Who?

The year was 1974, the month April, the day, the thirteenth.  I married my best friend who also happened to be my pastor.  We had spent the last couple of years ( a little longer for him) in a Christian Communal Ministry that studied and worked together and then were sent out to various citiesContinue reading “You Married Who?”

The Subject of Faith

faith |fāθ| noun 1 complete trust or confidence in someone or something : this restores one’s faith in politicians. 2 strong belief in God or in the doctrines of a religion, based on spiritual apprehension rather than proof. • a system of religious belief : the Christian faith. • a strongly held belief or theoryContinue reading “The Subject of Faith”

Prisoner of Hope – Our Darkest Day

Part 1 ……. I am about to bring to you, Reader, a personal account of great loss to me and my family.  I will open to you an experience of great loss and grief and, at the same time, great victory and triumph and peace for us.  I hope that you can glean from ourContinue reading “Prisoner of Hope – Our Darkest Day”