God Will Never Stop Reaching Out To You

If you work for a telemarketing company please forgive me for what I’m about to say. The truth is I absolutely hate getting soliciting phone calls. Often, these people are relentless. I remember once getting the same phone call from the same company at the same time every day for...
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Desires of My Heart

Ps. 37:4 “Delight yourself in the Lord and He will give you the desires of your heart.” I first read those words many years ago as a young man. The struggle I had at the time was whether or not I was going to believe them. Is this promise really true? If I found delight in my...
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God Is Still In Control

In light of world events it’s easy to wonder if God is still in control. More and more it seems as if this world is coming off the tracks. The horrific actions of others; the killing of innocent lives; the hopelessness that seems to be multiplying at a hectic pace; God where are...
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Does It Matter?

Sometimes it’s easy to wonder if it all matters. Does it really matter that I serve? Does it really matter that I give financially? Does it really make any difference that I get out of my chair and actively become a part of what God is doing? How does my tiny involvement have any...
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Sometimes God Doesn’t Make Sense

Sometimes we just expect God to make sense all the time. We assume He should be understandable, rational, and explainable. Yet, this is hardly the example we have as we read the pages of the Bible. Often, people were confused and perplexed about what God was doing or asking of...
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I Am Thankful

If you didn’t know already, I had surgery. Nice picture…right? No, it wasn’t anything serious or life threatening. It was simply years of sinus problems, sinus infections and difficulty breathing that had progressively gotten worse as I have aged. It’s funny how that works. They...
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Great Commitment OR Great Indifference?

I see a lot of indifference today. The brokenness of our world just makes people critical, sarcastic, and often indifferent. There is a hopelessness in our society. There is a helplessness in thinking anyone can make a difference, turn the tide and see positive change. Yes, there...
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Who Do You Belong To?

I know this may sound like a ridiculous question because most people will automatically respond; “I don’t belong to anyone. I’m my own master.” In our Western culture with our DNA of freedom and independence thinking anything else is pretty foreign. Yet, our relationship with God...
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