Tag Archives: Love

MOTIVATIONS MATTER

“Because I said so!”  Admit it, when frustrated as parents, running out of words to compel our kids to do the right thing, we end of shouting what our parents said to us.  We said we never say those words … Continue reading

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THE PEDESTAL PROBLEM

Our minds are conditioned and trained by the world to do it.  The evil one loves it when we do it.  Sports plays a huge part in fostering it.  It is called the pedestal problem.  We crave to be near … Continue reading

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HOPE LIVES IN HARMONY

A great choir director has sharp, keen ears to hear when one person is out of tune and needs help to hear the harmony.  The Great Director will move the out-of-tune person to a place where they can learn to … Continue reading

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RELATIONSHIP WITH GOD AND EACH OTHER

Disunity has always been a major problem with God’s people. Even the Old Testament records the civil wars and family fights among the people of Israel, and almost every local church mentioned in the New Testament had divisions to contend … Continue reading

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THIS!

Some of us look for a word that will guide our thoughts to what we need to work on most to improve our well-being.  That’s good.  Some of us decide that we need a mentor for the coming year to … Continue reading

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2022 – Romans 12 – Goals!

Be still and know God (Psalm 46:10) means letting go of our control for His sovereign control.  Why?  Because… Everything comes from him;Everything happens through him;Everything ends up in him.Always glory! Always praise!    Yes. Yes. Yes. Romans 11:36 I discovered something … Continue reading

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JESUS—THE EQUALIZER

The Equalizer is a new TV drama about Robyn McCall, an enigmatic woman with a mysterious background.  She uses her extensive skills to help those with nowhere else to turn. McCall comes across to most as an average single mom … Continue reading

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LIFE SOLUTION: THE ARRIVAL

There is nothing on earth more scary-exciting than giving birth to a child!  Right?!  In a span of five years, Randy and I welcomed three babies into this world!  Tomorrow, in fact, will be the birthday of the youngest child.  … Continue reading

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SPOILER ALERT:  I CANNOT BE GOOD

God gave Randy and I quite a few opportunities to direct church camps back in our younger adult ministry years.  Our goal was always to teach kids more than “come and be saved”, but to go beyond that concept to … Continue reading

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PURE TRUST—A TRUSTING-HIM-TO-DO-IT TRUST

We can all agree there will times in our lives that we throw up our hands and shout, “I can’t, I just can’t”.  Life’s challenges overwhelm us to the point of asking God and whoever else is in earshot, “What … Continue reading

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