Let the River Flow

There are immeasurable benefits to accessing the presence of God.  Psalm 16:11 tells us that in His presence there is fullness of joy; and at His right hand are pleasures forevermore. Whenever I think about a real relationship with God, my mind immediately begins to focus on what is necessary to access His presence.   That’s why I think it’s important … Read More

A Family Blessing

One would only need to read the daily paper or view the nightly news to see that the world we are living in is a mess.   And as much as some of us would like to think that what’s happening around us is new news, it really isn’t.   Things we are currently experiencing didn’t begin with this generation.  They didn’t … Read More

My Cross is Killing Me

There can be no resurrection, unless there’s a crucifixion… I think it’s safe to say that most of us think Easter Sunday is an awesome occasion, and rightfully so for many different reasons.  For some it is often associated with bunnies, baskets, new clothes, and new shoes.  For others it is about fulfilling a promise to attend a very crowded … Read More

You Are Fit for the Fight

Life happens to us all… Out of nowhere circumstances arise that will either set you back, or simply shift everything in your life. You did not see it coming so you feel totally unprepared. It could be anything from an unfavorable doctor’s report during a routine annual check-up, or termination of employment after years of commendations and faithful service. While … Read More