Category Archives: our purpose

The Journey

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We have been blessed to travel a lot in our lives and work. My wife and I have literally traveled and lived all over the United States as well as in Africa. We have also been blessed by being with … Continue reading

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When I remember….

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I remember Early Blessings I remember when, unlike many, I have had a secret blessing in my life, the blessing of having godly parents. My mother tells me the first place I went after my birth, (just a week and … Continue reading

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I Remember When…

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I remember Early Blessings I remember when, unlike many, I have had a secret blessing in my life, the blessing of having godly parents. My mother tells me the first place I went after my birth, (just a week and … Continue reading

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I Remember When… (reposted)

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I remember Early Blessings I remember when, unlike many, I have had a secret blessing in my life, the blessing of having godly parents. My mother tells me the first place I went after my birth, (just a week and … Continue reading

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78% of the bible

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  78 Percent of the bible I pray that you have been keeping up with your daily bible reading through this year. I read my bible on my electronic tablet each day and today I noticed something that caused me … Continue reading

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Oh Death, where is thy sting?

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    As a minister for many years I’ve learned that death contains no sting for those who know God. I have been closely associated with death and dying most of my adult life. I have prayed with those close … Continue reading

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Desensitized to the Cross

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I ran across a short story I had saved several years ago that goes like this: A lady on a commuter train was reading a newspaper article about life and death statistics. Fascinated, she turned to the man next to … Continue reading

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