We all set goals and have to-do lists. Some of the times we achieve our goals and accomplish our to-do list but many times those things go unfinished. Why? Distractions. I will be honest I am the worst at being distracted and no I do not have A.D.D. Distractions are things that we allow to … Continue reading Dealing with Distractions
In my years of being a pastor I have seen many different types of people. It seems for every person I have met there is a different view on life. One of the things that interest me most is the view people hold on what matters most in life. I am interested in this because … Continue reading Do Not Lose Sight of the Best thing for Good Things
When I was in school one of my greatest abilities was being able to get good grades without much effort put into it. I made sure I was paying attention in class but I never really studied much. All throughout school I pretty much made all A's there were the occasional B's but overall I … Continue reading What I thought was my best attribute has become my weakest?
Let me just say that this past few days have been incredible. Sunday was incredibly wonderful as I was able to serve and worship my Savior, but the few days leading up to then was incredibly tough. Earlier that week I had promised to call a new visitor to my church so I could answer … Continue reading I Saw a Miracle–Iron can swim!
I can remember my English teacher in high school attempting to teach us proper grammar. He was particularly attentive to the proper use of prepositions. He would always want us to ask him for candy and such but you had to ask properly just exactly where the candy could be found. I would ask, "Mr. … Continue reading Different From
I have always wanted to be successful! In other words I like to win. I am constantly thinking how can I be a success, after all who likes to fail. The answer to that is a resounding, "no one". What I have discovered is that most people, and by most I mean just about everybody, … Continue reading Whose Success is Important?
"Let's See If We Can Say Yes!" Raising children is not easy! I praise God for my parents. One of the hardest things about raising (I know grammatically it should be rearing but that sounds weird so I am going use raising.) children is the choice of what we allow them to do. Every … Continue reading A better way to say “NO”– a thought for parents
I woke up this morning as I do every Tuesday to go pray with a young man from my church but today he was unable to make it because of a work situation. After my quiet time and getting a little work done I sat down to look at Facebook. I began to notice that … Continue reading Doomed to Repeat or Blessed to Experience
Sixteen years in full-time ministry, what an incredible journey it has been. I am amazed where God has brought me and Lizzy. As two eager to serve young kids newly married and moving 1000 miles away from family I am not sure we could have guessed where we would be today. Today though I praise … Continue reading A Thought about Our ministy