The Human Race. We are all participating in this long distance race. It’s not a jog, or a sprint, it’s more accurately a grueling marathon. We all have to start it and finish it, no matter shape we are in. The question is, how do you run this race and what is your secret to finishing well? There are two sides that are watching your … Continue reading Trifecta Vs. Trifecta
“The desires of the diligent are fully satisfied.” Proverbs 13:4 My mom just shakes her head as I finish my third serving at a Thanksgiving dinner. I’m in my early twenties and can pack away the food. She doesn’t know where it goes because I’m still so slim. “One day your metabolism is going to slow down and you won’t be eating like … Continue reading Breaking Up is (Sometimes) Good to Do
“So because you are lukewarm-neither hot nor cold, I am going to spew you out of my mouth.” Revelation 3: 16 I have heard that verse explained a little bit different than we have heard. There is a time to be cold and a time to be hot. Sure, when someone is thirsty and parched they need cool water. Jesus said a … Continue reading Blah!
“and the peace of God, which trancends all understanding, will guard your hearts and minds in Christ Jesus.” Philippians 4:7 (Dedicated to my wife, Laura. She lives out her faith daily in a stressful and imperfect world.) Scrreech! Crash! Crunch! OOOOOOOHHHHHHH! My aching back. Mommy, I’m Hungry. #@&#*%!! Yikes! HELP! Hello, 911… BOOOMM! He’s dead, Jim. … Continue reading Ah…
In a world of busy things, Of cars, and flying thing with wings, Stress and business, words that sing, Things get lost that once were dreams. How do you capture these allusive thoughts, Keep the good ones, Bad ones toss? Will they hover for one moment, And then are lost? Inspiration hits like thunder Then they busy brain can blunder Where did idea go in … Continue reading Always Bring a Butterfly Net (A tribute to a spring of new ideas)