The events of this past week unify denominations of the Christian Faith. Here are some of my reflections of the past week and what is next. … More Holy Week, and then…..
The next set in Job I have been chewing on are verses 6 through 12. Those that have read this book know there are some deep questions that are asked that may not have a fleshly acceptable answer. We cannot look at this section and not at least start to question this. Why did God … More Abba the Proud
I absolutely love the book of Job. Not because of his pain, or the conversations, or even the story of redemption! I love this book because I always come away with something profound and personally life-changing. It always happens. Does that bear to bring the question as to why I do not continually study this … More Job , the Daddy (#1)
What if, instead, we look at the opportunities and grabbed them quickly and ignored the excuses? … More Missed Opportunities (Devotional)
I started writing this blog as a form of obedience. Since this was the main reason (I am honestly not a fan of writing or reading, I prefer to do), my confession is this: I have been disobedient! It has been a while since I have posted. I cannot give a reason for or against … More The Pain of Separation
How did your year go? What is around the corner? My year was a bit crazy! But man am I happy! … More The Year in Reflection
I normally create content for this blog specifically but I chose to mirror my social media post here. It bears repeating and may serve as a reminder to thank, hug or shake the hand of the pastors in your life. Where I may only be a month into my first assignment, I have a clearer … More Pastor Appreciation
As a guy who loves to eat hates to exercise this saying makes absolutely no sense to me! In my honest opinion, whoever said this originally needs a serious mental evaluation! I mean who wants to be put into pain? Anyone? So, I started to investigate where this little tidbit of crazy talk came from. … More No Pain No Gain!
I deserve better. I am owed this. I have earned it! God wants me to have the best in life! These are all commonplace phrases that run rampant in today’s society and the last one can be heard in many a TV preacher prosperity gospel message. Yet, this lesson is not a new one nor … More The Bitterness of Humble Pie
For those that know me, know I love to cook. Now, I would not call myself a baker or one who loves to slave away in the kitchen. No, I am talking about manly cooking! Fire, coals, and meat are what I love to do. I can remember growing up and watching my Dad cook … More Instant Gratification vs. Time and Effort