When I wake in the morning it will be December. December has been a month that I haven’t handled so well in years past. The trees have lost their color, they are gray and often look like smoke hovering over the valley. It looks cold outside. You can feel how cold it is by … Continue reading Christmas 2011
Before October 24, 2011 I didn’t even know who Stuart Walker was. I wasn’t even aware that he existed. Some of you are only aware of his existence because I have his name in this paragraph. However, he was a real living, breathing and hurting person…was…that is until 4:30am this morning. Stuart was found this … Continue reading Christianity, Stuart Walker and homophobia
Do you desire God’s favor, grace and blessing? I think we all do .I wonder though. Have we ever asked ourselves “Why?” we should desire it? In my walk as a Christian I have found myself coming through many phases. One of those phases was coming out of the idea that God wanted me to … Continue reading Why do we desire God’s favor, grace and blessing?
Jeremiah 2:11–12 (NIV84) 11 Has a nation ever changed its gods? (Yet they are not gods at all.) But my people have exchanged their Glory for worthless idols. 12 Be appalled at this, O heavens, and shudder with great horror,” declares the Lord. —JEREMIAH 2:11-12 Chances are, if you are reading this, you are a … Continue reading Has a nation ever changed its gods?
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 10, 2011 As I was reading the book of Nehemiah this morning I was struck with a thought. What will history record about our reverence and humility towards God? The churches I have attended in recent years often have hands raised in the air during “worship” and singing. However, we sit comfortably in … Continue reading REVERENCE, WORSHIP AND HUMILITY