Tag Archives: trials

through the fire

There is so much wisdom to be gleaned from the account of Shadrach, Meshach and Abednego’s encounter with the furious King Nebuchadnezzar recorded in the second chapter of Daniel. If you are not familiar with the story you might want … Continue reading

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cancer and the promise of Romans 8 28

When I’m faced with trials and tribulations like the latest cancer news, there tends to be a number of steps or phase I go through … not all of them I’m sure as God desires. The good news is I … Continue reading

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Why me?

That two word question is one that most of us wrestle with when faced with bad news, bad circumstances, bad health, etc … I’m sure you get the picture. When faced with cancer, that question never came to mind for … Continue reading

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cancer survivor or cancer warrior?

You may have noticed that I refer to myself as a cancer warrior, not the more widely accepted and commonly used term cancer survivor. Consider these excerpts from John C. Maxwell in his inspiring and challenging book, Be All You … Continue reading

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70 times 7: Your will be done … aka Amen

trial Our Father in heaven, hallowed be your name. Your kingdom come, YOUR WILL BE DONE, on earth as it is in heaven. Give us this day our daily bread, and forgive us our debts, as we also have forgiven … Continue reading

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a knight’s tale … the conclusion

This is the third and final chapter in a three part tale … read, consider and enjoy! Dear reader, while I indicated a bit earlier in this tale that their King had brought them together, please do not let that … Continue reading

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‘Real Valor’ by Steve Farrar … a book review

Many years ago I was blessed to attend a local men’s conference where Steve Farrar and Stu Weber were teaching.   If you are not familiar with these names, these men spend a great deal of time teaching, training, and encouraging … Continue reading

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