Practicing Silence as a Spiritual Discipline

“Be still and know that I am God.” (Ps. 46:10.) This is perhaps one of my favorite verses in the Bible. I love it’s simplicity, but recognize it’s complexity. (That is so like God, isn’t it?) It is a simple statement — be still. It is also a very difficult thing to do because […]

By |September 30th, 2015|blog|0 Comments

Setting Your Mind on Christ: are you ready to silence that inner critic?

Feeling inferior comes from within; that inner critic — the voice that insults you every time you make a mistake… “Oh that was stupid, stupid!” “When will you ever get it right!” “Like you’re going to succeed — what a joke.”   That attacker is also a destroyer. It will keep you from trying […]

By |June 5th, 2015|blog|2 Comments

WANTED: Christians Thinkers! Why we need to “think” more than ever

So many Christians I know are too comfortable in their sphere of knowledge, and unfortunately, that sphere is getting too small. If we are to fulfill the great commission, we’ve got to learn more about our faith, especially in today’s culture. Now, in Western culture (all cultures that are directly influenced by Europe from […]

By |March 21st, 2015|blog|12 Comments

Finish the Race of Life Strong!

Hitting the milestone ‘ripe-old-age’ of 50 years old recently has left me thinking how I want to spend the rest of my life. I don’t want to waste whatever time I have left! I plan to finish the race of life strong, God willing.

When I was young, I did the career thing, pouring my […]

By |March 11th, 2015|blog|2 Comments

Politics ‘Schmallitics’ – let’s stop drinking from the wrong cup!

When it comes to politics, this is a hard one to figure out: what’s the real truth? It seems like all politicians do these days is fight and break promises. I don’t even like watching t.v. or reading the news anymore because of it. Nevertheless, I must keep informed to a certain extent. I […]

By |March 1st, 2015|blog|1 Comment