August 13, 2020

GIVERS AND TAKERS! I love to watch children interact with each other because it reveals a lot about them and how they perceive life even at an early age. Some share things freely and others snatch and grab and selfishly cling to what they have. One of my great grandson...

August 12, 2020

GOD’S PROMISES! I like the promises of God because I know He is faithful and just to keep all His promises. I know this because of His written Word, the Bible, and I know it by personal experience. So I look forward to God fulfilling all the promises He has made to me...

August 11, 2020

INTEGRITY AND RIGHTEOUSNESS! Proverbs chapter eleven is such a great read on the differences between the godly and the ungodly; those who love God and follow His principles for living and those who are just “full of themselves.” As one reads this chapter of the bible t...

August 10, 2020

PATIENCE! A few years ago while my wife was waiting for two medical tests to be conducted at a local hospital patience and peace were both greatly needed. The two tests did not go well when she took them a month before and they resulted in a second hospital stay. This...

August 9, 2020

JOY! A lot of people are looking for real JOY in life and never find it. People, even Christians, look for JOY in other people, things, professions, wealth, entertainment, and a multitude of other things but they never find real joy. Jesus said, “I have told you this s...

August 8, 2020

WHAT IS IN THERE ANYWAY? Sometimes it is hard to figure out what is inside certain containers; like closed boxes, canned goods without labels, other people’s minds and hearts, and sometimes what is even in our own hearts. A few years ago my wife had a test so the docto...

August 7, 2020

CROCK POT CHRISTIANS! Over the last few years I have learned some things about cooking meals. I am not a gourmet cook by any means as those who sit at my table will testify but I haven’t lost anyone to food poisoning or caused any serious ailments for anyone. As a form...

August 6, 2020

OBSERVING LIFE THROUGH THE EYES OF OTHERS! As we pass through the stages of life we develop our views on life and tend to see things through our personal lens on how things really are. People, events, education, and experience have a huge influence on the life lens we...

August 5, 2020

VOICE MAIL. THIS MAILBOX IS FULL! Have you ever experienced that message when you have called someone and they didn’t answer so the call went to voicemail and then their mailbox was so full of messages you couldn’t leave a message? What does that say about the person o...

August 4, 2020

THANKSGIVING AND PRAYER! Today is my oldest grandsons’ birthday. Birthday’s come and go and some people get excited about them and for others it is just another day. But today I remember that just a few years ago when my grandson was involved in an auto accident we wer...