Walking With Jesus

I have been thinking quite a bit about the kind of person other people see when they encounter me. What kind of impression do I give off? Do others leave an encounter with me feeling better or worse? I think those are valid questions we all should ask ourselves.  I...

Love God, Love Others

If you ever want to know my favorite Jesus quote, this is it, from Matthew 22:34-40 But when the Pharisees heard that he had silenced the Sadducees, they gathered together.35 And one of them, a lawyer, asked him a question to test him. 36 “Teacher, which is the great...

Seeking God’s Presence

Practicing the presence of God on an hourly basis is a difficult habit to attain at times.  We get so busy with our activities and thoughts that we often forget God’s presence.  One of my best friends, Jon, said it like this: seeing the sunset and taking a...

A Better Way to Live

I am not perfect… now that may come as a shock to some people but it is true.  The reason I want you to know this is because I don’t want anyone to think that we have it all together.  We have had a lot of up and down periods in our lives and they were not always...