Tag Archive: spirituality

Why Did God Create Humans? To Know Him…

It is possible for a parent to “provide” for their children without their children really knowing the parent. The children may have all of their needs—food, shelter, clothing, education, medicine, etc.—and may even… Continue reading

Are You Pursuing Your Dreams Or God’s Dreams?

Talking with my oldest two daughters recently after they invested ten minutes reading through a devotion book for pre-teens–a Bible verse/passage with some brief thoughts to pray about, reflect on, and act on.… Continue reading

Temptation…

Recent question from a friend of mine: Recently, I have been undergoing some temptations and trials that God has pointed out to me in my life. James said, “Consider it pure joy my… Continue reading

God’s Models Walk A Plank Not A Runway

Please click HERE to read 1 Thessalonians 1:1-10, especially note verse 7. Let’s take a look below at the difference between earthly fashion models and God heavenly character models (#1 from earthly models… Continue reading

What God Has Been Teaching Me Lately XIX…

Greetings My Friends~ As a humble pilgrim following Jesus through the rainforests and deserts of this earthly life, I would like to humbly share some of what God has been bubbling up in… Continue reading

Links In The Chain…

Matthew 1:1-17 (please click on Scripture passage above [and those below] to read the actual Biblical text) . Why preach on a passage of Scripture that just has a bunch of hard to… Continue reading

Thoughts On Having “Quiet Time” With God…

A recent question from a dear friend of mine: “I tried out having a quiet time with God today and I wasn’t sure what I should be doing. Should it be a time… Continue reading

What God Has Been Teaching Me Lately XV…

Greetings My Friends~ As a humble pilgrim following Jesus through the rainforests and deserts of this earthly life, I would like to humbly share some of what God has been bubbling up in… Continue reading

You CANNOT Do What Jesus Asks You To Do…

…on your own strength. In an inflated-balloon-world puffed to the limit and full of “You Can!”, please forgive me for being the “NO-ing” needle: you CAN’T…do what Jesus asks you to do… …on… Continue reading

Haunting Verses of the Bible III: Forgiveness

“For if you forgive other people when they sin against you, your heavenly Father will also forgive you. But if you do not forgive others their sins, your Father will not forgive your… Continue reading