Humility And Confidence Can Co-Exist

“Pride goes before a fall.” We have all heard this phrase many times and have repeatedly been reminded not to be prideful, but to instead strive for humility. It’s great advice and is even addressed throughout the Bible. Proverbs 11:2 (NLT) – “Pride leads to disgrace, but with humility comes wisdom.” Proverbs 16:5 (NLT) –Continue reading “Humility And Confidence Can Co-Exist”

How Deep Are Your Roots?

Drifting away from God is never something we intend to do; it just kind of happens. We get tired, busy, lazy, or distracted and our relationship with God suffers. Most of the time, it’s not even bad things that keep us from God – it’s too many things. We have a limited amount of time in eachContinue reading “How Deep Are Your Roots?”

When Your Church Leaves You Spiritually Unfulfilled

It can be tough to find a good church. The worship services at many churches are either completely irrelevant and old-fashioned or are too much like a show – flashy, loud, and overproduced. Even if we do find a place where we can really worship, it can be hard to really connect with people, buildContinue reading “When Your Church Leaves You Spiritually Unfulfilled”

A Bit Of Nostalgia – Volume 5

The final installment of nostalgia – some journal entries from late 1991 to early 1992… 9-4-91 Last night I played football with my friends. I intercepted 3 passes and ran 2 back for touchdowns. We won both games. The first score was 14-0 and the second one was 7-0. 9-6-91 Yesterday when I was quarterbackContinue reading “A Bit Of Nostalgia – Volume 5”

A Bit Of Nostalgia – Volume 4

My entire bibliography of childhood novels… #1: The Wreckless And Careless Driver  Once upon a time there were 4 friends. Their names were Tim, Ben, Anthony, and Jody. Well one Halloween they decided that they were going to go into an old house people called “the haunted house.”   But when they got to the 13thContinue reading “A Bit Of Nostalgia – Volume 4”

A Bit Of Nostalgia – Volume 3

A few more selections for your amusement… #1: Compacted Poetry Good shows and sports games, Two of my favorite things. Junk food in front of my favorite place, The square rainbow is the T.V. set. #2: The Cats That I’ve Had I have had two or three cats at my dad’s house. I’ve named themContinue reading “A Bit Of Nostalgia – Volume 3”