While pondering, dreaming, and praying about the coming year, I reflected back on the last couple of years… then felt discouraged by recent struggles with our kids’ medical conditions — which cause a butterfly effect of unhealthy eating, lack of sleep and routine, etc. I kept thinking “why have goals for 2017 when things areRead more
Did you choose a 2016 One Word? Where did that One Word take you? Did you stick with that One Word, meditating on it throughout the year? I thought I’d do a follow-up for my One Word for 2016. Based on my experiences in 2015, I chose “Bloom” for my 2016 One Word. 2015Read more
When we are born-again children of God through Jesus Christ and the power of the Holy Spirit, we should be proclaiming the Gospel eagerly and passionately, with zeal. “For I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ: for it is the power of God unto salvation to every one that believeth;” Romans 1:16
Sometimes we can forget that this temporal life is just that: temporal. We get caught up in the sorrows, greediness, and desires of our flesh. We forget that eternity is all that matters. The pain of this world is a mere second in time compared to eternity in Heaven.