I can be that guy and so can you!

I can be a very judgmental person at times.  I like people who think like me, have the same values as me and even look like me.  I’m sure there are other ways I judge people, but let’s stop there before it gets ugly. I’m not alone.  We live in a society that does the same.  Judgmental attitudes are all around …

The Redeeming Power of Jesus Heals

Yesterday, I posted on social media these words, “Self-mutilation is anti-Gospel” and added some scripture beneath it. I don’t think that post was insensitive, but I chose to elaborate on that post because it is a very real problem in our country.  As I write these words, I pray that God will use them to encourage an individual who cannot …

What Type of Salt am I?

  I have thinking about the Dead Sea lately.  I know it seems a bit odd, but let me give you the context. During some recent alone time with God, I wondered how I am like the Dead Sea.  That’s a different perspective, right? Most people might know the Dead Sea has a high level of salt content, which gives …

What Kind of Tree Are You?

I am sitting at my desk working on assignments for an upcoming class, when the fruit of the spirit ran through my head.  I’m writing a paper on absolute truth, which isn’t really close to Galatians 5 at all. However, I have considered writing about Galatians 5:22-23 for several weeks and I finally have been led to begin this series of …

Hope Lives Here

Have you ever googled those words?  Hope lives here.  It is a phrase that has been lingering in my head over the past week. It is also a word that our country has been searching over the past 18 months.  Americans call this the presidential election.  We have the honor and privilege to vote for the person we think will …