This is the question that I’ve been asking myself last night and this morning. Am I challenged to be better? A better husband, dad, mentor and even Christ follower? This question came about after trying to read 1 Thessalonians last night and only being able to read chapter one over and over again. In verse … Continue reading Am I Challenged?
Romans 10:9-10 “that if you confess with our mouth the Lord Jesus and believe in your heart that God raised Him from the dead, you will be saved. For with the heart on believes unto righteousness, and with the mouth confession is made unto salvation.” There are two parts to this but sadly only one … Continue reading Lord and Savior
We live in a fallen world. It has been this way since Adam ate of the forbidden fruit. In Genesis 3 Eve is tempted and gives in, eating from the tree of knowledge of good and evil. After seeing that it was good in her eyes she gave it to Adam to eat. And so, … Continue reading A Fallen World
Music has always been a big part of my life. I can remember growing up listening to what is now Classic Rock with my dad. Bands like Journey, 38 Special, Pink Floyd and Lynyrd Skynyrd. Then there was my mom’s music, and her selection was Country. We would listen to Patsy Cline, Kenny Rogers, Dolly … Continue reading Music in our Ears
I have written on this topic before but after a conversation last night with my brother it’s been on my mind and heart most of the morning. Let’s start with Webster’s definition of addiction: a strong and harmful need to regularly have something (such as a drug) or do something (such as gamble); an unusually … Continue reading The Power of Addiction
Last Friday my wife and I bought our first brand new vehicle as a couple, and for me it was my first brand new one ever. Granted it wasn’t the type of vehicle we had in mind when we first went to the dealership but it will help with the bigger goal of building our … Continue reading Obstacles in Life
Here I am lying on a fold out couch in a hotel room across from Baylor Hospital in Dallas. My dad is across the street lying in a bed with a lot of things hooked up to him. He is very sick but God is working and we are seeing progress. While this is a … Continue reading Unnecessary Burden