A Night in Sickbay

By G. P. Avants “Why is my pain unending and my wound incurable?”                                              Jeremiah 15: 18 Ah! I thought I had been in pain before. This was terrible! These nurses are supposed to be professionals. They were attempting to put an IV in my arm but, it took numerous painful piercings to get it in.  I hate going to the hospital but, it was … Continue reading A Night in Sickbay

Absolutely!

Thought you would like to have a copy…Here is our movie. Just click on the link to watch.       By G. P. Avants     I have the privilege of being part of a great film program called Teen Vision. For the past eight years I have seen them create some pretty powerful productions aimed at teens and their daily struggles and issues. … Continue reading Absolutely!

Taylor-Made Religion or Relationship?

  Please don’t ask me how many religions there are in the world? I bet there as many as there are opinions of who God is and how to we can get our ticket to Heaven. Religion really is technically a man-made enterprise so, consider that before you put your whole faith in one. It reminds me of a skit called The Religion Store by a … Continue reading Taylor-Made Religion or Relationship?

Yoke

“For my yoke is easy and my burden is light.” Matthew 11: 30   Got it. The work ahead Is plain to see; Some tell me: “If it’s meant to be, It’s up to me.” I grab the plow. My back I bow, Flex and bent, All day; From beginning to end. As sunset falls,   It’s then I view   The fruit of my … Continue reading Yoke

Loving the Enemy 

  By G.P. Avants   I am watching a scene from the Mummy 2, that really has tugged at my heart and mind. Rick O’Connell and the Mummy, Imhotop are both clinging for life on the edge of a pit of souls. Rick’s love, Evelyn reaches for him and pulls him to safety.  The Mummy looks to his woman, Anck Su to save him. They lock … Continue reading Loving the Enemy 

We Have a Problem

“Therefore prepare your minds for action…”
                                        I Peter 1:13 Do you remember the movie about the real Apollo 13 mission? I think we have all heard or seen examples from this story. There was a problem: These three astronauts had an accident in space and they were in danger. The solution: Find a way to get them home. Here’s what I loved about that … Continue reading We Have a Problem

Forecasting The Sky

By G.P. Avants “We have this hope as an anchor for the soul, firm and secure.” Hebrews 6:19 Meet Sky. She is the newest addition to our family. Our loppy floppy long-legged Teri-poo puppy came rip tearing into our lives. I never realized how broken in our other two smaller doggies were until our Sky changed our view. Sky found out that carpets are wonderful … Continue reading Forecasting The Sky