Are you an encourager or a discourager? Often when we have a stroke or other situation that may change who we have been all our lives, we struggle with those changes. Trying to find ourselves again. We have lost who we were, often in the blink of an eye. Through no fault of our own,… Continue reading Encouragement???
We were drinking again after the country band I managed had finished a Saturday night gig. It took time to wind down after the dancehall show. All the adrenaline needed somewhere to go before rest came. Usually that meant heavy drinking. Four of us were together, the band leader and myself along with our girls.… Continue reading Falling into the tree!
Too often I find myself thinking of what can go wrong with my health, I have to then remember God has my back! Does anyone else face this issue? We should keep each other in prayer.
As the Pastor of a small Texas Church, I want say that too often we are vulnerable to these tragedies. We work with a lot of broken people, including abuses of spouses, drugs, emotionally unstableness. The difference in our small Churches and larger Churches is that we can’t afford to hire security and very often… Continue reading Texas Church shootings
Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. Philippians 4:6 Isaiah 41:13 tells us, “For I am the Lord your God who takes hold of your right hand and says to you, ‘Do not fear; I will help you.’ What GREAT hope..as… Continue reading Anxiety
Is it a feeling we get in our chest, a desire for sex, or just a phenomenon of our society? Some say it’s a lifelong commitment to another. I love my dog, is that love the same as the love for my wife? What about my kids and grandkids? I get a thrill in my… Continue reading what is love?