Call Down the Thunder

What feelings does the sound of thunder evoke in you? For me it’s a comforting sound oddly enough.  It evokes my childhood and think about being safe inside and really having no cares.  I grew up in a climate where the afternoon thunderstorms rolled through around nap time.  So they signal to me a time […]

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Not Far

“He did this so they might seek God, and perhaps they might reach out and find Him, though He is not far from each one of us. For in Him we live and move and exist, as even some of your own poets have said, ‘For we are also His offspring.’” Acts 17:27-28 HCSB I’d […]

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Just Stay Calm

Easier said than done. How many times has someone told you that? Like a coach or a friend or a loved one.  Hard to do, when things are going off the rails. But if you knew someone had your back, was there to help, and that someone was a pretty big deal, maybe that calmness […]

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Morning Prayer

Dear Lord Jesus, walk with me today, like you do everyday.  Help me to bring your presence and grace into all that I do.  Help me to be a servent today to my family, coworkers, and all who I meet  Thank you for all of our blessings and forgive me of my sins.  Amen.  

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Balancing Act

“I am leaving you with a gift—peace of mind and heart. And the peace I give is a gift the world cannot give. So don’t be troubled or afraid.” John 14:27 NLT  

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Do you Sow?

“Don’t be deceived: God is not mocked. For whatever a man sows he will also reap, because the one who sows to his flesh will reap corruption from the flesh, but the one who sows to the Spirit will reap eternal life from the Spirit. So we must not get tired of doing good, for […]

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Be Holy

“Therefore, with your minds ready for action, be serious and set your hope completely on the grace to be brought to you at the revelation of Jesus Christ. As obedient children, do not be conformed to the desires of your former ignorance. But as the One who called you is holy, you also are to […]

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The Perfect Playlist Pt 5

I have a playlist entitled I serve at the pleasure… It is filled with Christian rock and contemporary music.  And on occasion I will stumble across a new song or band that gets added to this playlist.  Recently I added a new band and a song from another favorite. The first is a very talented band, West […]

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Judging the Heart

One of the outcomes of staying in the Bible every day is that I start to see the relationships and synergy between the old testament and the new testament more clearly.  For instance take the two following passages: “But the Lord said to Samuel, “Do not look at his appearance or his stature, because I […]

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Equipped

“All Scripture is inspired by God and is profitable for teaching, for rebuking, for correcting, for training in righteousness, so that the man of God may be complete, equipped for every good work.” 2 Timothy 3:16-17 HCSB Good works include being a daddy and a hubby.  God Bless.

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