An Easter Story

Homeless

I don’t remember the exact date the first time I heard Jim Cymbala’s Easter story. It’s been in the last 10 years and I heard it as part of a sermon. It touched me so much I found it and saved it.… Read the rest

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Endeavor to Persevere

If you are a Clint Eastwood fan like me the words “endeavor to persevere” should bring a smile to your face. They were spoken by Chief Dan George in the 1976 film The Outlaw Josey Wales. George is telling Eastwood about how the Indians got to meet the Secretary of the Interior in Washington.… Read the rest

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That Which Does Not Satisfy


It’s become a time of reflection now as we are between Thanksgiving and Christmas then the New Year will be upon us. I look around at the issues and causes that people are worried about and wonder if we really understand what is important anymore.… Read the rest

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The Art of Losing Myself

Losing Myself

I had planned another article for today but I had such a great worship session yesterday morning I decided to go a different direction with this.… Read the rest

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Entertaining Angels

Throw

It’s been around three decades or a little more since the height of my martial arts days back in Dodge City, Kansas. In those days I was part of an advanced class that used to meet in a gymnastics center at a shopping plaza for our workouts.… Read the rest

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A Prayer for Work

Work Prayer

Like most people I spend a great deal of my time at work. In fact, most of my week is spent there. Being a Christian and living out my faith can be challenging at times and honestly, I struggle some days.… Read the rest

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Step Back 5 by 5

Safety First

Step Back 5 by 5 is a safety slogan that we used at work for quite a few years. I pretty much laughed at this and made fun of it the whole time. But recently an incident happened that made me take it and some things, not just at work, but in my daily life more seriously.… Read the rest

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A New Year’s Resolution

Mind Your Own Business

Yes, it is a week after the 1st of the year but the idea or inspiration for this resolution started a while before the 1st got here.… Read the rest

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