Tag Archives: surrender

out of control

Do I ever feel like some situations in my life are just out of control? (OK, before we get too far in this post … I am writing this post to myself and sharing it with you. Maybe you will … Continue reading

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the life of Jesus … then and now

Take a moment to consider this powerful passage of Scripture … So if there is any encouragement IN CHRIST, any comfort from love, any participation IN THE SPIRIT, any affection and sympathy, complete my joy BY BEING OF THE SAME … Continue reading

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spiritual dehydration

(Note: Typically the posts I write are totally self-contained … this one is definitely different.  If you are so stirred, I recommend reading this post with your Bible or Bible software at hand since there are many references without the … Continue reading

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decrease and dependence

Note: This post inspired by chapter 5, “Home Plate: How to Win with God” in the book Home Run: Learn God’s Game Plan for Life and Leadership by Kevin Myers and John G. Maxwell – details about all the associated … Continue reading

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please welcome baby Levi

On Tuesday January 22, 2014 at 7:53AM my seventh grandchild was born … at 6 pounds 5 ounces, please join me in welcoming my grandson Levi into this world … I praise God for the child He has wrought and … Continue reading

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The Narrowing Path … an original poem

Obsessive love for a tiny god … me, Self-serving, self-esteeming, self-satisfying – me, Deceived me into, The enticing snare, the bondage, of a fallen angel; Religion marked by righteousness achieved, Playing a game controlled by rule, ritual, rote … Diminished … Continue reading

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