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To those who wait

those who wait

We live in an age of microwave meals and seasons of entertainment is only a mouse click away. Recently, we’ve even shed the need to sit at a computer. We can consume our media via the phone in our pockets. Shipping used to take 4-6 weeks, now we have our items in 2 days. Furthermore, […]

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Fear Not

Fear not for I am with you

Fear not, for I am with you; The first part of Isaiah 41:10 opens up with these very reaffirming words, fear not. As someone who has dealt with a form of anxiety for the better part of his life, I should take great comfort in this. To not do so would seem to speak to […]

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Lip service

Lip Service Matthew 21:31

In some form or another, we have all either given or received “lip service”. Webster defines lip service as doing with words but not following through with action.  Jesus speaks of this in the parable of the two sons. 28 “What do you think? A man had two sons. And he went to the first […]

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World Peace

World Peace

It is the beauty pageant response, the top of Christmas wish lists, good fodder for politicians, it is something we all want yet remains so elusive … world peace. Are we capable of getting there one day? On our own, I do not think so. The good thing is that we’re not on our own. […]

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Looking forward

This has been an especially tough week for my family. The funny thing is … last week was busy and stressful but we looked forward to the following week thinking that “then we could rest.” My wife had an ultra busy week and I had a great deal going on at the office but the […]

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An army and water

Between a rock and a hard place, it’s a common phrase describing being in a tough spot. I would imagine it’s fair to say that as the nation of Israel stood between an army and water on the banks of the Red Sea that they felt they were between a rock and a hard place. […]

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Daily Bears Us Up

“Blessed be the Lord, who daily bears us up; God is our salvation. Selah” Psalms 68:19 ESV I don’t know that I believe in the concept of guardian angels. I do however believe and rest in the knowledge that the God of my salvation carries me more times that I can count. In as much […]

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The Party

Thanks to Facebook and other tools, most folks know that today is my birthday. I have said it before and I’ll say it again, I feel I get a double-dip of reflecting on the past year and my past year on this earth as the New Year and my birthday happen to land on the […]

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