Experiencing God

As we live each day it is easy to become engulfed in day-to-day issues. This list can be extensive; health, financial, marriage, raising children, job-related issues, loneliness, depression, anxiety, etc. It can be one or more of these issues, all operating at the same time. These situations can become so overwhelming that we think that…

The Heart of the Matter

In the midst of all the hate and division in our culture, where is your heart as a believer? Is it wrapped up in ideologies, cultural basis, political party affiliations, or the scriptures? One of the many things I admire about Martin Luther King, Jr.’s speech was not just to stop racial prejudice, but also…

In Times Like These

When we add the last couple of weeks to most of last year it may cause us to raise our hands and signal “time out.”  No matter what our political persuasions are, lives have been lost for months; lives lost as a result of an angry mob.  Consequently, unnecessary loss of life can create a…

Happy New Year to Everyone!

Sometimes as we begin the New Year, we pray for our circumstances to be better.  If the past year had many struggles, we celebrate the beginning of a New Year praying those difficulties would not return.  This is true especially when those difficulties created emotional stress, mental anguish, and led to physical exhaustion. Those experiences…