The last thing Jesus says to His disciples just before the jealous religious leaders come with an army of soldiers to drag Him away is, “Pray that you may not enter into temptation.” Of all His parables and years of teaching, the most important instruction He leaves them with is to pray this prayer. In […]Read More
Recent studies show that it takes, on average, 66 days for a new behavior to become a habit . . . not the traditional 21 days that became an easy catch-phrase and seemed reasonably attainable. Think about it. The goal isn’t to get to 66 days or even to 21—the goal is for the desired […]Read More
I’ve used the words of Margaret Becker to start my blog because every time I hear this song the words move me to do some soul-searching. (chorus removed twice) Look Me in the Eye I found a letter I wrote to You In the bottom of the drawer Simple words, simple point of view That […]Read More
Whatever your hand finds to do, do it with your might; for there is no work or device or knowledge or wisdom in the grave where you are going. Ecclesiastes 9:10 Lack of time is a major hindrance to discovering our talents and something that cannot necessarily change simply because we want it to. Effort, on […]Read More
More times than not, when we hear the word season, we think of the time of year. Especially for those of us who live where there are four specific seasons. Now depending on where you live, you could be enjoying the new life and growth that comes with spring. Warmth, increasing amounts of daylight and […]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.