The One Essential For Leadership

“Then Joshua said to the sons of Israel, ‘Come here, and hear the words of the Lord your God.’ ~ Joshua 3:9 True leadership hears first from God before it ever speaks to… Continue reading

Hard But Honest Words

Today’s note will probably sound harsh in our current environment of hyper-grace. In fact, I wouldn’t be surprised if some of you weren’t already offended just because I used the word “hyper-grace.” But I have… Continue reading

Time To Stand Still

“When you come to the edge of the waters of the Jordan, you shall stand still in the Jordan.” ~ Joshua 3:8 …Stand still? We are too quick to try to escape our… Continue reading

Defeat Is Just The Beginning

“In the third year of the reign of Jehoiakim king of Judah, Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon came to Jerusalem and besieged it.” ~ Daniel 1:1 …The book of Daniel begins with defeat. For… Continue reading

Got Encouragement?

Feeling depressed? Disappointed? Fighting with despair? Disillusionment? Here is a short collection of some recent Facebook posts that might provide just the boost and spark you are looking for today. Hope they help.… Continue reading

One Reason Why People Are Tuning Out and Turning Off When It Comes To church

Momentary spiritual and political rant… …Republican. Democrat. Conservative. Liberal. Right. Left. Christian. Evangelical. Not. Other. The great tragedy in our country today is that we are rapidly losing the ability to “listen.” Last… Continue reading

Kendall Jones, Free Speech, and Howard Stern Wannabes

Posted this earlier on Facebook in response to the whole issue surrounding Kendall Jones. If you have never heard of her, it’s not important. In this case, neither the issue nor the arguments… Continue reading

Odds and Ends: Thoughts on Obstacles and Opportunities

Here is a collection of some random Facebook posts from the past week, a collection of “spiritual sound bites.” Hope they provide you with some inspiration and encouragement. Take care and God bless.… Continue reading

Asking For Your Help

Asking for your help today. Also asking for your patience. I have been blogging anonymously and free-of-charge for over 5 years now. Except for your prayers I’ve NEVER once asked for anything for… Continue reading

My Autistic Son Thinks I’m The Strange One

During today’s ballgame the nearby DJ started playing different dance songs (it was a Jamboree for the kids). As soon as my son heard the music he started dancing out on the field.… Continue reading