Seeds of Hope

So take heart, men, for I have faith in God that it will be exactly as I have been told. Acts 27:25 ESV This past week I have been cleaning up the flower beds and planting seeds at my sister in law’s. While she is in hospice care at home my wife is cooking and…

All Our Needs in His Own Way

For even when I was in Thessalonica, you sent me aid more than once when I was in need… And my God will meet all your needs according to the riches of his glory in Christ Jesus. Philippians 4:16 & 19 ESV As I read my bible this morning, I was excited to see how the story of…

God’s Wide Angle Lens

In all my prayers for all of you I always pray with joy because of your partnership in the gospel from the first day until now, being confident that he who began a good work in you will carry it on to completion until the day of Christ Jesus. Philippians 1:4-6 One thing I love…

The Good Fight

I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, and I have kept the faith.  2 Timothy 4:7 In 1964 Muhammad Ali became the youngest challenger to ever win the heavyweight boxing title when he beat Sonny Liston. Every time Ali stepped into the ring he brashly proclaimed his superiority over his foe….

Mid-Night in the Storm

Last night an angel of the God whose I am and whom I serve stood beside me and said, ‘Do not be afraid, Paul. You must stand trial before Caesar; and God has graciously given you the lives of all who sail with you.’ Acts 27:23-24 When my sister and I were making too much noise,…