God. Wants. You. He doesn’t want you so that you will work for Him, or for what you will give to Him. He’s interested in you as a person, interested in your well being. He’s always available for you to come to Him, where you’re at and as you are today. He. Wants. You.
A very exciting part of being God's child is that we can be with our Heavenly Father in a special way anytime...while we're still in this world. It's simple, really. All we need do is push the pause button, get off the hamster wheel of busyness, and spend focused time with Him. Even in the … Continue reading Have You Heard about the Most Potent Remedy for Grief?
You can hide away in a cabin in the middle of a forest at the top of a hill and miss the greatest purpose of your life--being present with the Lord while on the earth.
Do you believe in miracles? I do. Here's Why.
Every time I’ve set aside early morning time to seek the Lord, I belly flop. My eyes become heavy with sleep, my mind wanders, and my heart feels guilty for not being more holy like the rest of everyone who knows anything about being a Christian. No fewer than a dozen times over the years, … Continue reading The Most Important Part of the Day
Tonight, I won't be talking about exercise. Don't worry! I'm not slacking; each time I rise from my chair, for the first ten steps or so I walk as though my legs are strapped to boards. My sore thigh and abdominal muscles testify that I've worked them pretty hard. Neither Vern nor I stretched out … Continue reading Something That’s Been on My Heart
Yikes! My doctor gave me the news I had hoped to never hear. He said I have sticky-icky cholesterol [the LDL kind] in my blood. Lab results indicate that my cholesterol numbers are more like what you'd expect from someone who lives on fried foods and tons of donuts, and other delicious things soaked with … Continue reading This is not a Diagnosis, a Cure, or a Treatment Recommendation.