Expectantly Awaiting Our LORD
Christians face many obstacles to prepare for Christmas. We have retailers, restaurants, and a myriad of other noises captivating our attention which lead to our affections. This post is to give you the tools to better focus your attention on Jesus, His birth, life, death, and resurrection. I would like … Continue Reading Expectantly Awaiting Our LORD
‘Tis the season for families to get geared up for school! The kids have grown and the fashions have changed over the last few months, which means, it’s back-to-school shopping! Now for the kids, this may seem initially fun and exciting, but for the parents, it can be a dreadful … Continue Reading Back-To-School Foundations
The Restoration of Family
Would you say that your family is solid; And by solid, I mean, grounded; And by grounded, I mean, focused on what’s most important in life? Does the future of your family depend on you or someone else? Before we embark on this broad and nuanced topic of life, we must first … Continue Reading The Restoration of Family
MUST SHOW ID TO VOTE
To begin, I want to give full disclosure that I am far from an authority on the topic of politics, but my purpose of this post is to shed some light into what I believe is an epidemic of voter negligence. I am a proponent of parents of children being … Continue Reading MUST SHOW ID TO VOTE
The Weight of Death
In a world where death is common, one would think that you would get accustomed to the reality that things die, people die, and that death is not a new concept. We go on with life, day in and day out, all the while knowing that our day to look death … Continue Reading The Weight of Death
Are You An Ally?
Let me begin by saying that I know this title and image are going to put people on the defensive immediately, but that is all part of the plan. Please take the time to grab some coffee, or whatever beverage you prefer and sit back and listen intently on what … Continue Reading Are You An Ally?
Busy, Busy, Busy!!!
Busy, busy, busy!!! Aren’t we the busiest people ever to walk the planet since the beginning of mankind? What I mean by “we” is, anyone who wakes in the morning and checks their calendar for the day’s and week’s events. Now don’t get me wrong, being organized with the day’s … Continue Reading Busy, Busy, Busy!!!
How did we get here? Have we always been here, but could it be that I’ve been too blind to see it? Am I the only one who sees this as more than a religiously moral issue? What I’m talking about is Transgender Identity. Maybe you are unfamiliar with this … Continue Reading Misaligned Assignment
I have a question I have been mulling over lately, a test, if you will. The test? “Is catastrophe praiseworthy?” My hypothesis? “Praiseworthiness can only be validated through the good that comes through God.” One can not simply make a hypothesis without verifying it through empirical data. Let me share … Continue Reading Praiseworthy Enough?
Gratitude is a 4-Letter Word
Why is it so hard to say “thank you” and actually mean it? Think about the times during Thanksgiving when peer pressure forces you to give one thing that you are thankful for. You knew that moment would come didn’t you? However, some people would rather perform their own appendectomy … Continue Reading Gratitude is a 4-Letter Word
Fear, Anger, Hate and Suffering
A wise “man” once said, “Fear leads to anger, anger leads to hate and hate leads to suffering.” (Yoda) Is what’s happening in Ferguson, Missouri this process? Before we start to validate points and point fingers, there is a little matter of business to attend to. Looking at the four … Continue Reading Fear, Anger, Hate and Suffering
What Say You?
Have you ever caught yourself saying something that scared you? Words that just leapt out of your mouth? Perhaps something in the line of, “I can’t believe you are that stupid!” or “Does everything you touch end up broken?!” Whether you’ve said similar things or heard these types of words … Continue Reading What Say You?
Why Do We Do What We Do?
As many individuals begin to realize the world around themselves – one would tend to (hopefully) notice that this world is not rotating around the beauty of them. History has proven otherwise. For example, the iconic lead singer of Nirvana, Kurt Cobain once said, “I don’t care what you think … Continue Reading Why Do We Do What We Do?
“The Story” @ Eaton Green Estates…
So what did Jesus Christ actually say about life, love and how to live one’s day-to-day? We look to explore those questions and hopefully dig for the answers in “The Story”, a selection of Bible narratives from the New International Version (NIV). Here’s a brief explanation from the publisher about … Continue Reading “The Story” @ Eaton Green Estates…
FLOW – Part 1 – Exile
I’ve come across a new study on the Gospel and I’ve been quite compelled to share it with you. But before I dig into Episode 1, I’d like to share the video trailer to this simple, yet deeply thought provoking artistic approach to the Gospel of Jesus Christ. So without … Continue Reading FLOW – Part 1 – Exile
Stadiums, Malls, and Me – OH MY!
Qatar, 2022. If you’ve never heard of the State of Qatar, you will in the near future. Now I don’t want to spend too much time focusing on their “greatness”, but before I move on, I would like to mention a wiki-quote about this powerful monarchy. “Qatar has the world’s … Continue Reading Stadiums, Malls, and Me – OH MY!