YIELD!

We cannot help thinking about our life, but we can refuse to take those thoughts. Let’s pledge to yield those thoughts by presenting them to God, who is all-knowing and all-powerful.   When I feel the least bit anxious, I will remind myself that I am but a steward of God’s life within.  And the Owner of this life will maintain it. 

Are You Sure?

This past weekend I attended my 40 year high school class reunion, joined by 3 dozen former classmates.  We had a great time hanging out, reminiscing and catching up.  But there was one brief element that was difficult.  I was given the dreadful honor of leading a brief memorial for classmates who have passed away.  … Continue reading Are You Sure?

The Journey – Intentional Christianity

A young man named Andre went to church one Sunday and sat in the last row.  Things hadn’t been going well for him since his grandmother passed away a few weeks earlier.  After the choir sang a song, the preacher started talking, and Andre listened.  Before long something strange began to happen.  It seemed like … Continue reading The Journey – Intentional Christianity

Book Release: The Second Peter Principle

I am pleased to announce the release of my first book, The Second Peter Principle: Keys to Becoming an Effective Christian.  The book is based on 2 Peter 1:3-10 and is an engaging yet instructive word for Christians who want to discover how to apply the Bible to everyday life.  I focus on God's prescription … Continue reading Book Release: The Second Peter Principle

The 2nd Peter Principle – Book Intro

The following is the introduction to my soon-to-be- completed book, "The 2nd Peter Principle".  I'm interested in feedback: I’ve been a Christian for over 20 years now.  I wish I could say that I’ve been a good Christian for all this time, but the best I can say is that I’ve been an intentional Christian.  … Continue reading The 2nd Peter Principle – Book Intro