In all things God may be praised

Last night I attended a fundraiser for our local high school football team. For years, I had been heavily involved and served on board of the non-profit that supports this group. I stepped down a year ago to allow me time to do other things I felt God was calling me too. Last night, myContinue reading “In all things God may be praised”

Stop Praying for a minute

Stop praying. Why would I suggest that? Even the Bible says to continuously pray, Rejoice at all times. Pray without ceasing. Give thanks in every circumstance, for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus. 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 So why should we stop praying for a minute? I’ve been studying through Crazy Love byContinue reading “Stop Praying for a minute”

Why did the disciples follow immediately?

In my reading this morning, I was in Matthew chapter 4 where he talks about the calling of the disciples. As Jesus was walking beside the Sea of Galilee, he saw two brothers, Simon called Peter and his brother Andrew. They were casting a net into the lake, for they were fisherman. “Come, follow me,Continue reading “Why did the disciples follow immediately?”

Do you believe in Miracles?

I had plans of writing a longer article on this, but this sermon from our church a week or so ago says it better than I could.  Based on Mark 9: 1-29 (so worth reading for context),  we see the authority that we have been given through Jesus Christ.  I’ll have more to say aboutContinue reading “Do you believe in Miracles?”

Blessed to be a Blessing

A common saying around our church is “We are blessed to be a blessing.”  God showers blessings on His people not so we can keep those blessings all for ourselves, but so we can bless others.   Blessing others is enlightening and brings such joy to me personally, it helps me look for opportunities whereContinue reading “Blessed to be a Blessing”