I sat there in my writing class thinking about the assignment our teacher gave, “Write about a process…” she said. In reflecting back almost two years ago to a time that marks a major turning point in my life, I thought about this day — the day I said good-bye to our wonderful pet of … More Saying Good-bye
Have you ever been so convinced of something, that you made a decision and took action and then wondered how or why you did that? … How could I have been so sure then and wondering why now? What can cause this to occur? Fear is the enemy we struggle with when doubt is given … More Are You Struggling with Fear?
Satan is real. He desires to sift us like wheat. He prowls about looking for someone to devour. “Be sober-minded; be watchful. Your adversary the devil prowls around like a roaring lion, seeking someone to devour.” I Peter 5:8 In visiting with a woman recently I realized that she is spiritual but does not know … More Opting Out is Not an Option
Today is Father’s Day. A time to celebrate and think of the many blessings a father provides to his family, especially his children. No earthly father is perfect and so realizing our fathers have all made mistakes we usually can find qualities in them to be thankful for. BOUNDARIES Remove not the boundary (landmark); and … More Fields of the Fatherless
1) RECOGNIZE that someone has caused you pain and that your response to their sin, or your perception of an offense, will either free you or bind you. 2) REPENT if you have allowed the sin of another to cause your relationship with God to falter. You may have been a victim of sin initially, … More Freedom from Bitterness