To the mind of a child, there is just something so tempting about trying on your parents shoes. It’s really rather odd, but there’s just something about it which gives the child a sense of adulthood. It’s strangely satisfying to walk in the same shoes as someone you look up to. Perhaps, it’s the sense… Continue reading Heart Matters: A New Pair of Shoes
In the recent past I was made aware of a dear sister in Christ which has been having heart problems and I started to present my prayers before God about this issue. While I was praying, I realized how much bigger this issue is than a physical health problem. You see, I realized that many… Continue reading Heart Matters: What Matters to God?
Patriotism (Noun): love and support of your country In America, the fourth of July is the day when the majority of Americans suddenly and miraculously becomes patriotic. Many Americans do not even realize what they’re celebrating and decide to go out and shoot some fireworks into the air because they like the look of it… Continue reading One Nation Under God
“Here is a trustworthy saying: Whoever aspires to be an overseer desires a noble task.” -1 Timothy 3:1 (NIV) There is an enormous lack of leadership within the American church because of the seemingly daunting task of leading God’s people. What little leadership there actually is within the church is mostly corrupted by the… Continue reading Bible Study: Pressures of Leadership
Brief Intro Recently, I taught Sunday school at church and we discussed temptation. Temptation is no small topic; in fact it’s quite a juggernaut of a topic. But I tried to tackle it in a couple of Sunday’s and I thought I’d share what I taught, so that it might help someone out there who… Continue reading Bible Study: Temptation In A Nutshell
Prayer is nothing to be taken lightly. You are literally talking to the God of all creation. 1st Timothy 6:15-16 does a very good job of describing a sliver of the wonder of our God. It says, “God, the blessed and only ruler, the King of kings and Lord of lords, who is immortal and… Continue reading Bible Study: The God Who Listens
“I tell you the truth, you will weep and mourn while the world rejoices. You will grieve, but your grief will turn to joy.” -John 16:20 It all started when I was born… literally. I was born with a birth defect called cleft pallet. It’s not terribly serious, but it’s not anything minor. Basically, I… Continue reading My Story