Love, not Hate

I am very passionate about my faith, I believe in the power of Jesus Christ to bring healing and shalom to the chaos in the world around us. So that there is no misunderstanding, I also am strongly passionate about knowing and learning the Bible or as I refer to it,...

Jump In The Water!

Trusting God is hard, it shouldn’t be but it is… Why? When he has shown his love over and over again I still find it a hard lesson to learn.  And then I am reminded of Joshua and the Israelites.  In Exodus God rescued them from the Egyptians by allowing...

Being Present

Being present is something I think our culture struggles with every day.  We are in a conversation but our minds are elsewhere, or we are in a meeting at work and our minds are distracted.  We are so overwhelmed with information and media and busy schedules that it...

The Hope of Spring

I am ready for Spring and I know I am not the only one!  Honestly, I am a four seasons kind of guy. I love them all in their time and place but Spring always holds some special things. Easter Spring Break Opening Day of Baseball Warmer temperatures that replaced...

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...