I’m Thankful

I'm Thankful

I’ve always had a heart for Christians who endure persecution around the world. This time of year I’m reminded that another group of Christians who were being persecuted left a land they had known and…

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The Wicked Heart of Man

The Wicked Heart of Man

My heart was broken Sunday as I heard the news of the shooting at the First Baptist church in Sutherland Springs, TX. Nothing prepares you for that news, so I can’t even fathom what the…

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The First Time I Saw Him


This is a free verse poem/spoken word piece I wrote today. I hope it comes across in reading the way I want it to. Enjoy. The First Time I Saw Him Everything changes when he…

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Be A Tree


Do you ever look at a tree and wonder about all the things it’s seen? I do. We have a large tree outside of our living room window and I often look at it and…

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The Great Agony

the agony of Jesus

This morning I’ve been dwelling on one of the most agonizing moments in history. The moment when Jesus prayed in the Garden of Gethsemane. We read about it and we may appreciate it for a…

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My Grandmother’s Orchard

my grandmothers orchard

My grandmother had one of the largest orchards I’ve ever seen. You could just stand and inspect at all the different fruits for hours. I know some of my family reading this are probably thinking…

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Has God Forgotten Me?

forgotten

How many of you have asked that question? My guess is pretty much every one of us. There are times in my life where I felt God had forgotten me. Let’s break it down. When…

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How To Fix A Bad Day

how to fix a bad day

Imagine it, you’re having a bad day, maybe you’re running late, spilled your coffee, and nothing is going right. No, this has nothing to do with today being Monday. It does have everything to do…

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Place Me On The Potter’s Wheel

Potter's Wheel

I’ve always been fascinated by potter’s wheels. I don’t know what it is. Maybe its the way the clay just bends and shapes so easily. It’s so amazing to watch a lump of clay turn…

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The Truth Will Stand When The World Is Burning

truth

The truth will stand when the world is burning. I worked with a lady who used that phrase often. The first time I heard it, I thought about it. You know how it is, there…

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Saturday Morning Coffee Chat

coffee chat

Good morning! I hope you are doing well this Saturday morning. I just wanted to hang out with you guys this morning and see what’s going on. Grab your coffee and let’s chat. Yesterday morning…

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It’s Not The End

It's Not The End

I’m sure a lot of you have heard the saying, “When you reach the end of your rope, tie a knot in it and hang on.”  I’ve heard it for the most of my life….

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Humanity Hinged On Three Days

Humanity Hinged On Three Days

Before I get started I wanted to share with you that I will be guest posting on a blog soon.  There is a young man named Michael Jaymes and he has invited me to post…

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Faith: How To Hang On In Tough Times

Faith

Have you ever felt like you were at the end of your rope? You know the feeling. When it feels like you can’t handle one more thing going wrong.  It’s different for each of us….

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Homeless: The Role Of The Church

Homeless

According to the National Alliance to End Homelessness in 2016 there were 564,708 homeless people on one night in January. That’s over half a million!  I won’t go into the breakdown even more, you can…

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