Have you ever been “on fire” for Jesus? Maybe when you first came to Him and prayed that prayer, and felt the Holy Spirit invade you for the first time? Just how “on fire” for Jesus were you? How excited are you, right now, to know that you have a personal relationship with the creator […]Read More Counting the Cost?
I’m writing to myself today. We live in a world overflowing with anxiety, of which I myself have grabbed more than my “fair share”. I’ve struggled with anxiety my whole life. I’ve been in recovery for over three years now, and one of the greatest parts of my recovery was the fact that as I […]Read More Casting my Cares
Getting prepared this morning to go to my full time job, to earn my full time living (which would be the only way I earn one). I do not work full time in “Christian service”. Yet I do consider myself to be a disciple, or a student, of Jesus Christ. My aim is to learn […]Read More Even at Work
Looking at a meeting on the road of life between the apostle Philip and a certain man who, though excluded from the temple of God, lived his life with reverence and love for God anyway. Now an angel of the Lord said to Philip, “Rise and go toward the south to the road that goes […]Read More For All People
We are all disciples of somebody. We all learned to live from somebody else, there are no exceptions. As human beings, we are the kind of creatures who have no choice but to learn, and keep learning, from others how to live. Of course, we live in 21st century America, the land of “rugged individualism”, […]Read More Do as He says…
Do you pray? If so, do you pray knowing that God hears you? Do you pray expecting that it means something and will make a difference? Or, do you pray just because it’s what you’re supposed to do? Do you say your prayers because someone told you that’s what you should do, but you don’t […]Read More It Matters
Do you ever feel like you are lost in the world and no one notices you? Do you ever feel like no matter how loud you cry out, no matter how hard you try, no matter how good you are, how smart you are, that you are just another face in a sea of faces, […]Read More The Man with No Name