I grew up within the context of a “Holiness Tradition”. If you have grown up in this too, perhaps you will understand the importance of sanctification. This is the second blessing … Continue reading 3 Pitfalls of Holy Living
We shouldn’t need a “special” day to thank Mom. Every day should be a “special” day. Moms have a way of knowing just when to call or tell you something … Continue reading My Tribute to Moms
Vulnerable I’m an introvert. I once saw this Internet meme and thought it was hilarious and aptly described me: I do not like exposing myself to too much scrutiny, examination, … Continue reading “Perspectives” Day 5 – Featuring Timothy McPherson “Vulnerable”
I wouldn’t attempt to criticize “Christian” movies coming out onto the silver screen. I think perhaps they have a message that might reach certain people. Take the most recent movie, … Continue reading Heaven is for real…and so are we! (Don’t be a blind label follower)
When I was a young boy I received a bicycle for Christmas, it was blue. I rode that bike all over the place. I loved that bike. There is something … Continue reading These scars are beautiful!
“Whenever you are confronted with an opponent. Conquer him with love.” ― Mahatma Gandhi Pastor Fred Phelps Sr. is dying. Over the course of many years now the Westboro Baptist church … Continue reading My Feelings About Fred Phelps Sr. – Pastor of Westboro Baptist Church
We are so in a very, very, big yet…we are Not … Continue reading Hey Guess what? You matter!
“Resurrection” It’s a new television show…but it’s something more than that. Something deep within us longs for just a few more minutes with our loved ones who have passed away. … Continue reading Resurrection
When our first son was just an infant he slept in a crib which was right next to our bed. Each night we had a routine that we had … Continue reading The God who holds our hand
Anger Bleeds Red… Sometimes … Continue reading Forgiveness and Peace
Sometimes it’s a hopeless world around us and all anyone can seem to do is just survive. … Continue reading Finding Hope
New beginnings. That’s what some people are hoping for at the start of 2014. Cue the song “High Hopes” (I’m really not being cynical here either…really). I believe in the … Continue reading January 1st = Forgiveness (The 70X7 Principle)