Are You a Crack Pot?

Are You a Crack Pot?

How is your self-image? Poor self-image is a popular topic. Society blames personality flaws, depression, broken relationships, crime and many other negative results on poor self-image. The answer to poor self-image seems to be to make sure people realize how good...
Discouraged Pastor? Remember your Glorious Ministry

Discouraged Pastor? Remember your Glorious Ministry

One Sunday morning, a mother went in to wake her son and tell him it was time to get ready for church, to which he replied, “I’m not going.”  “Why not?” she asked.  “I’ll give you two good reasons,” he said. “One,...
Victory – All the Time in Every Place

Victory – All the Time in Every Place

This is not how I thought my life would work out!!! Have you ever had those thoughts. Your life has ended up in a place you never thought you would be. Like a detour or dead end and a road trip, this is not the route you planned. Maybe today your marriage isn’t...
The Danger of Living on the Edge, Part One

The Danger of Living on the Edge, Part One

Move your glass away from the edge!!! I can still recall hearing those words from my mom at the dinner table. I would get a drink of milk and then put my glass near the edge so I could reach it next time. However, she felt it was too close to the edge. It might fall...
Getting the Kids in the Boat

Getting the Kids in the Boat

In my previous blog, I emphasized the importance of making sure our family becomes a Christian (see Family Lessons from Noah). As Noah was able to save his family from the destruction of the flood by getting them in the ark, it is important to get our family ‘in...