What a gorgeous Saturday it was for my family to get out of our house and enjoy the evening together. We decided to head down to Sutton Park in Palmetto for the Desoto Seafood Festival, the entry price was reasonable at only $3 per person, and the funds went to support, in part, The Early … Continue reading These Two Don’t Match, Why I Was Disappointed at the Desoto Seafood Festival
Rewind to June, 2013. I had just walked out of my office when I noticed Cameron and Liz sitting on the bench outside of the church building. It was strange seeing them there at four o'clock on a Wednesday afternoon. I saw quickly that they were hot and dirty, so I asked them if … Continue reading God the Ultimate Multitask-er
One month removed from a meeting with a group of people and I already know who is really interested in helping others and those who are only interested in helping themselves. It is really not that hard to determine because actions reveal the heart. "Keep thy heart with all diligence; for out of it are … Continue reading Success At Last
“Some are professors and others are possessors.” ― Lawrence Kennedy It is time for us, as followers of Christ, to know that God desires to give you the Kingdom, it is actually a pleasure to Him. Since this is His desire we should make sure all is in order in our lives so that we … Continue reading 10 keys to receiving pt 2
“I will place no value on anything I have or may possess except in relation to the kingdom of Christ. ” ― David Livingstone In life we often pursue, however the very things which we pursue are often of little or no value. If life is to be lived having achieved the greatest of pursuit, … Continue reading 10 Keys to Receiving the Good Stuff
I sat listening to a group of men talking this past evening about how to reach men in our city. One of the key issues discussed was the desperate need for mentors. This is such a passionate area of my life for many reasons, one of which has been the amount of rejection I have … Continue reading Missing the Mark?
Here is an absolute statement of truth One of the greatest acts that you can do for another person is to be an encouragement! People do not seem to realize that other people are just like them. We forget that the start of each day, each year, or whatever new beginning is about to take … Continue reading Being an Encouragement
Making the Most of It All Isaiah 41 Know the Starting Point “I am Alpha and Omega, the beginning and the ending, saith the Lord, which is, and which was, and which is to come, the Almighty.”Revelation 1:8 “Who hath wrought and done it, calling the generations from the beginning? I the LORD, the first, … Continue reading Making the Most of It All
I had several things that caused me to wake up last night. One of the biggest issues was being made aware of a spiritual battle that I was in and losing. In my dreams (and yes I am a big believer that God speaks through dreams) I became aware of how I was allowing spiritual … Continue reading Do We Really Know?
This morning I got woke up by that "still small voice". God whispered in my ear a bit of vision and large portion of conviction. I thought it interesting that He revealed a vision to me and then the vision brought conviction to my soul. During this encounter I did not feel guilt but rather … Continue reading Enjoying God Encounters