The REAL Solution

There are a lot of difficult things going on in our world. Baltimore: Protests, Riots, Accusations of Police Brutality and ‘Thuggery’. Washington, D.C.: Supreme Court decisions re: Marriage; Corruption in politics at the highest levels. Middle East and Africa: The ‘Islamic State’ and it’s partners taking a ‘convert or die’ message out to the masses. […]

Worshiping at the Wrong Altar

Worship: ” (N): reverent honor and homage paid to God or a sacred personage, or to any object regarded as sacred; (V): to render religious reverence and homage to, to feel an adoring reverence or regard for”. (Dictionary.com) Who, or What, do you worship? Everyone ‘worships’ something or someone. Many ‘worship’ God. Some ‘worship’ and pay homage to some […]

Brain Change?

Is it possible to have a ‘brain change’? I know that some people might think at times that others have had a ‘lobotomy’,  but they usually say that in jest, and that’s not the ‘brain change’ that I’m talking about.   In all seriousness, I’m wondering whether or not God can change my brain. Can […]

Let’s Go! The Journey begins…

There’s something about a countdown… One of my favorite movies is Apollo 13…and there’s a great countdown here: Pretty intense! But it’s not just in Spaceships…there’s Nascar, there’s anticipation of the first pitch in baseball, the opening kickoff in football, the anticipation of the initial faceoff in hockey. At those moments, you’re almost holding your […]

Why do we call THIS ‘Good’?

You can picture it. Three crosses on a hillside, the middle one holding Jesus the Nazarene, son of Joseph and Mary. He’d been beaten beyond recognition, whipped. A ‘crown’ made of thorns had been thrust onto His head, and He’d been marched through the streets, outside the city, and up the hill. Then He’d been […]

The Calm Before the Storm

A nice spring day…warm breezes, birds chirping, plants that have appeared as dead seemingly coming back to life. All is nice, all is serene, all is calm. So nice, in fact, that you decide to eat outdoors…then you lay down in the sunshine and doze, ‘just for a minute’. Suddenly BOOM! Thunder wakes you up! […]