Don’t Quit

“Never give up! Failure and rejection are only the first step to succeeding (Jim Valvano).” “No one has ever drowned in sweat (Lou Holtz).” “A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step (Lao-tzu).” These are markers that hang from the ceiling of my gym. Mile after mile […]

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God Speaks

Whoever belongs to God hears what God says. The reason you do not hear is that you do not belong to God.” John 8:47 One question that Christians often ask is “how do I know when God is speaking to me”? If you consider how the devil speaks it might […]

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Steadfast Faith

“Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. 7 And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.” Philippians 4:6-7 Trusting God means letting go of control […]

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Called to Serve

Their goal is to serve the people and to defend the Nation, to fulfill national military responsibilities. Men and women have served and some have given their lives for the sake of our country for the sake of others. Their courageous acts should not be taken lightly. Because of them […]

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The Good Fight of Faith

“For the time will come when people will not put up with sound doctrine. Instead, to suit their own desires, they will gather around them a great number of teachers to say what their itching ears want to hear.” 2 Timothy 4:3 Overharvesting, hunting, pollution, habitat destruction are the causes […]

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Choose Mercy

“A man was going down from Jerusalem to Jericho, when he was attacked by robbers. They stripped him of his clothes, beat him and went away, leaving him half dead. A priest happened to be going down the same road, and when he saw the man, he passed by on […]

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Thanks and Giving

“Then he called the crowd to him along with his disciples and said: “Whoever wants to be my disciple must deny themselves and take up their cross and follow me. For whoever wants to save their life will lose it, but whoever loses their life for me and for the […]

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Designated Day

In case you haven’t noticed, every day is being designated to some specific thing. In a brief I found every day in November is designated to something. From vegan day to devil egg day to sandwich day to candy day and more. Who knew? In all of these days of […]

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Skeletons

Skeletons, the hard structure that protects the internal organs of a living thing housed under the skin, the muscle and the tissue of the body. Although not visible to the human eye, it is there protecting important parts of the body. But those aren’t the only skeletons. There are hidden […]

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The Unfailing Love of God

“May your unfailing love be my comfort, according to your promise to your servant (Psalm 119:76).” An untimely death, sickness, a bad diagnosis, the loss of employment, separation, divorce, anxiety; all things that tear at the lives of people everyday. We listen, try to console but are we really able […]

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