When your world collapses around you.

     It’s going to happen. It is inevitable. “To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under heaven.” (Ecclesiastes 3:1) It has many names: Calamity. Disaster. Chaos. Loss. Pain, Sickness and Death. Solomon promises our lives will include a “time to weep” as well as “a time to laugh”. Life…

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Attributes of Successful Christians

     Aggressive and patient? How can I be aggressive and patient at the same time? Don’t the “meek” inherit the earth? What steps can I take to succeed and grow in Christ? You will notice that I illustrated our discussion with a drawing of a soccer player in action. We will talk about that…

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Latitude, Attitude & Gratitude

     David spent most of his life on the run. He knew how to survive physically, as well as spiritually. There are so many lessons we can learn from him! Let’s start in the beginning, with the words of his very first Psalm.   “Blessed is the man that walketh not in the counsel…

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The God of Second Chances

     Onesimus. I am thinking that a majority of Christians have no idea who Onesimus is. His story is tucked away in a Book of  Philemon, a place few Christians visit. The Epistle to Philemon is a mere 335 words long, the shortest of Paul’s epistles. Those who take the time to explore the book…

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