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?
The Easter Story – Jesus’ Crucifixion and Resurrection The Gospel of Mark Chapters14-16 (taken from the New Living Translation of the Bible) “For God so loved the world that He gave His only Son, so that everyone who believes in Him will not perish but have eternal life. God did not send His Son into the… Continue reading He is Risen!!
Is your faith strong enough for the battles of life and death? Are you ready to face your death today? If something unexpected happen today… (your pulling away from a stop sign, just as reach mid way of the intersection , CRASH!#!! , a car hits on your side of the car, you driven across… Continue reading Faith in the fire!
Trust Him–Do not be afraid. Trust is only the beginning and the continual foundation. When we trust Him, the Lord works, and His work is the important part of the whole matter. (Proverbs 16:20 The one who understands a matter finds success, and the one who trusts in the Lord will be happy.)
Gratitude – “Christians need an attitude of gratitude!” Though we know that God knows our murmuring and complaining, we do it anyway. But what if we adjusted our attitude? We might just be happy! God’s Word motivates us to discover and maintain a thankful spirit.Try it! Seize an attitude of gratitude. ( PSALM 68:19 Blessed… Continue reading GRATITUDE