2 Timothy 1:7 – Be a fearless Christian

I struggle at times with sharing publicly my beliefs.  Sure I write this blog, but it’s easy to hide behind this computer screen and not have to face anyone directly.  I’ve spoken in front of groups and classes at our church, but despite my discomfort speaking in front of crowds, that wasn’t even that badContinue reading “2 Timothy 1:7 – Be a fearless Christian”

Things to Do During Challenging Times

Everyone of us will walk through challenging times in our lives…..over and over to be sure.  It may be a temporary challenge that lasts only minutes.  Or it could be a lifelong challenge that plagues us throughout our days here on earth.   No matter what it is, it can seem the most important thingContinue reading “Things to Do During Challenging Times”

A Christmas Blessing

As I had my morning coffee this Christmas Eve, I was reading through some news sites and blogs and was amazed at what I saw, news about retailers sales figures this Christmas, the latest news about the A&E and Duck Dynasty controversy, Planned Parenthood releases a 12 days of contraception video (really???!).  I saw blogContinue reading “A Christmas Blessing”

Bible Study Minute – Proverbs 3:5 – Trust in God Completely

Trust in God completely, there is no need to worry.  That is the message we get from Proverbs 3:5. Trust in the Lord with all your heart; do not depend on your own understanding.  -Proverb 3:5 When we worry we are actually saying, “If I try hard enough, I can find a solution to myContinue reading “Bible Study Minute – Proverbs 3:5 – Trust in God Completely”

His Thoughts are Above Our Thoughts

As I’ve mentioned in my previous post, I’m re-reading through Power Thoughts by Joyce Meyer.  I’m not even out of the introduction  yet and I’m finding some powerful stuff.   On page 5 of her book, she says: Our minds must go through a process of renewal in order to experience God’s plan for us.Continue reading “His Thoughts are Above Our Thoughts”

Power Thoughts – Winning the Battle of the Mind

Back in late 2010 and early 2011, I wrote a few posts here on this blog as I was reading through a book my wife had on the shelf, Power Thoughts: 12 Strategies to Win the Battle of the Mind by Joyce Meyer.  I remember it being quite a life-changing book for me back then.Continue reading “Power Thoughts – Winning the Battle of the Mind”

What can you do with tomorrow?

What can you do with tomorrow? A friend of mine posted this on Google+ the other day and it really resonated with me. Tomorrow – What can you do with tomorrow?  Can you change your life?  Can you tell someone you love them?  Can you pursue your dreams?  Yep!  Do something amazing with your tomorrow…Continue reading “What can you do with tomorrow?”

I Really Don’t Like Winter

I really don’t like winter anymore.  I love living in Ohio, I really do.  I’ve lived my entire 42 years here in northeast Ohio and I really wouldn’t want to live anywhere else.  However, I hate winter, I dislike everything about it.  I don’t like the cold, can’t stand the snow and being stuck insideContinue reading “I Really Don’t Like Winter”

Practice Makes Permanent

For many of you that know me, you know that starting late 2001 I’ve been self-employed.  January of 2011, I took a job with a consulting / marketing firm in northeast Ohio as the Director of Technology Services.  Why you may ask?  Many, many reasons. Money – Business had been slow the last couple yearsContinue reading “Practice Makes Permanent”