For the first decade of my salvation, I led a defeated walk. It took years to get out of my mind the junk life and the devil placed in my mind. In my mind, I was a dirty sinner who on good days was loved by God and on bad days, despised by God.
Who controls your life? Who says where you work or live? Who directs every one of your steps? Who chose your career, your course of studies, or your life choices? The basic question is who is your lord? Jesus being Lord of your life has become a cliche not completely understood and not used to … Continue reading The Most Scariest Verse in the Bible
The Bible intrigues me. The simple Bible was inspired by a simple God to be easily understood simply by man whose mission always seems to complicate. Yet there are things in the Bible which always leads to me to explore and ponder. One of my favorite phrases as it relates to traveling is ‘not all who wonder are lost.’ My relationship to the Bible and the Creator of the Bible leads me to wander.
Fights on planes, kids killed by bullying in school, shout infested town hall meetings is what populated the news just today. There are great people doing good things everyday. Good news does not make money thus good news does not make the news. We need a revival of civility. We are hungry for a great awakening of doing good. Good needs to rule again.
I was wrong somewhat. I have taught for years our life was a book. You know. A book which is broken down into chapters. Birth is like chapter one, toddler years are maybe chapter two, etc. Yet, recently, I discovered our life is not a book. The Bible declares in Psalm 139:16: " Your eyes saw … Continue reading Your Life + His Story = HIStory
A tefillin is a small leather-covered wooden box attached to a black leather band. Orthodox Jews place this box just above the forehead then wrap the band around their heads. The box is what is not important. What is important is what is inside the box - scrolls of parchment containing the Word of God. … Continue reading Binding Up Your Mind with the Word of God
And they blessed Rebekah and said, "Our sister, may you become The mother of thousands of ten thousands; And may your descendants possess The gates of those who hate them." Genesis 24:60 Rebekah was leaving to marry Issac. Her family pondered and waited as long as they could to release their daughter to marriage. They … Continue reading The Power of Blessing: 24 Word Blessing Birthed A Nation