Tag Archives: testimony

None of can afford to run out of gas in our Christian lives. Keep your tank full.

My Father-In-Law

  You met my mother-in-law… now meet my father-in-law. Marriott was a survivor of the wild and often frigid winters of North Dakota. He was an amazing man, strong of opinion, dedicated to getting unheard of deals when he purchased new cars, was a neighborhood hero for coming to anyone’s aid if they needed help, […]

If you smell like this - you just may be getting older.  There are spiritual signs of maturing, also.

BenGay Revisited

  Our oldest granddaughter is coming to see us this week… with her boyfriend. He already knows us (kind of). We like him. But while just meeting your girlfriend’s parents can be a challenge, I can hardly imagine his temporary discomfort coming to spend a couple of nights with his girlfriends GRANDPARENTS!!! A two generation […]

Don't make the straight way crooked by the way you live your life!

Keep The Road Straight!

  “He led them straight to safety. to a city where they could live.” Psalm 107:7 NLT   “But small is the gate and narrow the road that leads to life, and only a few find it.” Matthew 7:14 NLT  It’s not like the wide entrance to Disneyland, even seen from blocks away. The Bible says that the gate […]

God's presence

People Of The Presence

  “Our greatest ministry is the presence we bring to others from having been with Jesus.” Since all of us are theologically and practically ‘in the ministry’ we could all learn an important lesson from this statement. Whether we teach school, fix cars, work in IT, are retired or take a salary from work within […]

sacred/secular

For Heaven’s Sake, What On Earth Are You Doing?

    “For heaven’s sake, what on earth are you doing?” Sounds like a Mom question as you prepare to depart for school in the middle of a Chicago winter wearing a tee shirt, shorts and flip flops. Then she would probably ask: “Are you serious? What are you thinking? Are you thinking?” Then the […]

faith

Spiritual Jitters

  “Spiritual Jitters”: a temporary condition brought on by reduced trust. This results in high blood pressure, tremors, racing heart rate and often questions without reasonable answers. Only known antidote is renewed trust. Picture the disciples, observers to miracle after miracle. They had seen blind eyes open before their astonished eyes. They had seen demons […]