I remember days gone by, where my son would crawl up on a chair or sofa, jump off into my arms. He would crawl back up over and over again, squealing joyfully... Do it again Daddy! Do it again! When I was a freshman in college, I went off to Bible college, wild-eyed and ready … Continue reading Do it again…
For everyone who asks, receives. Everyone who seeks, finds. And to everyone who knocks, the door will be opened. “You fathers—if your children ask for a fish, do you give them a snake instead? Or if they ask for an egg, do you give them a scorpion? Of course not! So if you sinful people know how to give … Continue reading Good Gifts
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R5Ifd4j81OM I am a fan of AT&T's current ad campaign. Who doesn't love kids saying hilarious things on TV? The newest commercial began airing recently and I found it less funny yet more profound. Maybe unintentionally AT&T is onto something here with our New Year's Revolutions. Several years ago, I jumped on board with my … Continue reading One Word for 2014
Have you ever been in a situation where you know the next move you are supposed to make but you are waiting on timing? You're living in the balance of waiting on God and stepping out in faith. I've been there. I am currently there. Honestly, I don't have the answers. As a matter of … Continue reading Is it planning or worry?
If you don't know what you're doing, pray to the Father. He loves to help. You'll get his help, and won't be condescended to when you ask for it. Ask boldly, believingly, without a second thought. People who "worry their prayers" are like wind-whipped waves. Don't think you're going to get anything from the Master … Continue reading I need it most, I ask for it least
I just hate it when the paths I normally travel in my daily or weekly routine aren't accessible. There have been times when a road that I take to work is under construction like this morning, my running trail being covered with debris from an overnight storm. It is not unusual to to have to … Continue reading Roadblocks
I was talking with a friend about tension today. Tension is kinda a mixed bag. Tension can be negative. It's annoying. It builds up over time (sorta like I mentioned here) and distracts. Negative tension is uncomfortable because it can crush you. Tension can also be positive. It comes when we find ourselves in the … Continue reading Living in the tension