What a Thief Taught Me

Good day, friend! Let me share with you something very personal – my last words each night before I drift off to sleep. After “Good night, I love you” to my wife, I say, “Lord, I don’t know if You’ll wake me up tomorrow morning. In case You don’t, please remember me when You come in Your Kingdom.” So cool that …

Vaccine or No Vaccine?

Good morning family! Vaccine or no vaccine? Is that the question for 2021? You might have witnessed people passionately discussing this topic lately. I have listened to strong opinions in favor of vaccines and against them. Proponents on both sides have found support from the scientific community, from the faith community, and yes, from the almighty social media community.  So …

Spiritual Discernment

How well do you know that the course you’re taking is the will of God for you? Please evaluate yourself with the following tests: A. The Bible test – does this decision align with principles in God’s word? B. The peace test – does this option bring me the peace which passes all understanding? C. The conscience test – does …

Values vs. Actions

Once upon a time, I listened to a friend who passionately wanted freedom from a secret habit but was struggling to find a way out. This person’s belief system was strong, debated Bible doctrines and ethical principles effectively, and was a nice person. But the secrecy of this problem grated the mind, increased stress and fears, and decreased their sense …

Help! My prayer life…

Is Easily Distracted 12 suggestions to help rein in distracting thoughts during prayer Have your most important prayer when your mind is fresh and ready Write out your prayers to God Talk out loud to the Lord (be aware of your surroundings) Disconnect from phone and all social media Have a list prepared of the things you want to cover …