The world watched in horror as part of an island in paradise went up in flames. How many people thought “Not in Hawaii! Especially not–Maui!” Now the town of Lahaina looks like death, grey and lifeless at every turn except for the 150-year old Banyan Tree, charred, yet still alive and standing. According to npr.org, […]
Real Life That Rests On The Hope Of God
Every last one of us is on a journey. However, some folks are reluctant to admit "where they are" on their particular pilgrimage. Each of the following blog posts are pulled from my raw and personal journals in hopes that you are encouraged to either start your faith-journey or continue it, led by Someone who offers Himself as a guide.
Some folks purposely navigate away from facing the spiritual world or their own spiritual life.
I knew the calls would come, just like all fathers anticipate yet with a kind of bittersweet perspective. But I put that future reality in the back, far back recesses of my brain. “That’s for another time and another place. No need to worry about it now.” And time marched on. Then one day I […]
Gardening has taught me many things, but one truth stands out: some make it, some do not.
Can you replicate what the Spirt of God is doing in another part of the country by bringing it home, in hopes it also occurs here?
Most folks don’t realize there is a relationship between physical and spiritual exercise.
Barren hearts, barren lives. We’ve all been there, and we will go there again, it’s inevitable, it’s life.
If the Christmas season depresses you, why not pray until…If you need to reconnect with God, why not pray until…
There are a lot of things in this life that are repetitious and yes—meaningless.
The reality is we fill our lives with what we hunger for.