Consider for a moment the original state of Adam and Eve; they were the only beings created in the precious image of God and made to live forever. They dwelt in a magnificent garden where all their needs were met, and above all, they communed with their Maker on a daily basis. Who could want more? Eve. She […]Read More
When there is no expectation of better things, troubles eat away at the soul and leave a sense of hopelessness. Even those who trust in the Lord can have their faith shaken when prayers aren’t answered and sickness or struggle become a part of one’s reality. Expectancy wanes and doubt replaces hope when there is […]Read More
In the past few weeks I’ve heard the expression “me time,” over and over. Now this could sound a bit selfish . . . Yet the people saying it are some of the most unselfish people I know! So what’s up with that? Basically, it’s a simple way to say, “I’ve spread myself too thin. If I don’t […]Read More
It’s getting to that time of year when the beach becomes a favorite past time. If you’ve ever been to the beach, you’ve probably seen a diverse range of sand sculptures: castles, sea urchins, animals, fish, and many other interesting things. A few will be masterfully done, others considered decent and some won’t be much […]Read More
We’re one of a kind. We’re beautiful. Do you believe that? Yet, so many of us struggle with daring to be real. The problem with hiding is that all the potential within us gets buried, too. Hiding is nothing new to the human race; it began in the Garden of Eden. Once Adam and Eve ate […]Read More
As many of you know, I wrote a book about creativity. In a nutshell, my emphasis is about how to find and use our God-given talents. How we need to push past our insecurities and work at developing our abilities. Within those 65,000 words I touched on this point: if you’re not good at a […]Read More
It’s of utmost importance that we share the Gospel of Jesus Christ with those around us. This is not always easy, but Pro 11:30 tells us, "The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life; and he that wins souls is wise." My desire, with this blog, and through my book, is to give you tools that will help you live out your salvation and encourage you to find ways to share your faith. Using creative outlets is a great way to open doors of communication, often presenting opportunities to witness.