Ever been lost?

Ever been lost?

My father had been taking me into the woods since I was as young as I can remember.  On one cold, bluebird sky fall day in my early teen years I was allowed to go out hunting by myself for one of the first times.  My excitement was obvious as I walked across the...
The gift of one another

The gift of one another

There is nothing like a painted dawn in the Mississippi Delta.  On the recent opening morning of hunting season we arrived well before dawn and had time to sit in the quiet for a while and enjoy the earliest moments of the day.  During those times I seem to reflect on...
Freedom From Religion

Freedom From Religion

Freedom From Religion “Then the veil of the temple was torn in two from top to bottom.” – Mark 15:38 Recently I had the privilege of sharing The Good Friday Message at a home fellowship here in Oregon. This home fellowship was not a typical home...
Weak Faith Is Too Proud To Obey

Weak Faith Is Too Proud To Obey

Weak Faith Is Too Proud To Obey In the account of Herod Antipas and the execution John the Baptist in Mark 6:14-29, we read that Herod actually feared John in spite of having him killed. Herod feared John because he knew he was a just and holy man, so he tried to...
Intentional

Intentional

New Year, New Goals The new year is upon us. Hopefully you’re thinking about some goals that you’d like to accomplish in the next year. If you’re not, this is an amazing… and dare I say… Godly habit to start. For most people, especially for my self centered, “give me...