Save the Doves
Jan09

Save the Doves

“And when he had made a scourge of small cords, he drove them all out of the temple, and the sheep, and the oxen; and poured out the changers’ money, and overthrew the tables; And said unto them that sold doves, Take these things hence; make not my Father’s house an house of merchandise.” Notice the progression… He drove all of the people out who were selling things. He drove the cattle and sheep out. He poured out the money. He...

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The 8th Habit
Jun08

The 8th Habit

Author: Stephen Covey This is one of those books you read and you go, “Hey, he’s reading my thoughts.” This book highlights the weakness within most structured enviroments. He speaks of companies, however the weakness is prevelent in the Church…   If I had the money I would send it to every person of influence I know. It is one of the better books I have read in sometime. Many times I found myself pausing...

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The Way God Works
May25

The Way God Works

The sequence of God’s creation is an interesting thing to ponder. To consider the process He works within to bring about his purpose. There seems to be a universal law of ?process? that God has confined Himself to. He first creates a void, a vessel, a vacuum and then fills it with his unfolding plan. In creating the Heaven and the earth, notice the progression… “In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth....

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Keep your eyes closed and pray
May21

Keep your eyes closed and pray

Becky, my sweet wife wrote the following dialog she had with Nate, our blond headed, fun loving boy. Nate (the 6 year old, in kindergarten): Mom, today Brendan got mad at me. Mom: Why did he get mad at you, Nate? Nate: Because I told on him. Mom: What was he doing that you told on him? Nate: He didn’t have his eyes closed and his head bowed during prayer. Mom: Nate, how did YOU know he didn’t have his eyes closed? Nate: I saw him Mom:...

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The Treasure of God Knowledge
May05

The Treasure of God Knowledge

There lays within the grasp of each one of us a power that is beyond my ability to explain. Peter said it this way, “Grace and peace be Multiplied to you through the knowledge of God our Savior Jesus Christ!” It is through, because of, by way of, this Holy Knowledge that the unspeakable blessings of Grace and Peace are endowed into our lives.   We have heard it said, that Knowledge is Power. Through Academic Knowledge...

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