Sometimes the task at hand seems to enormous for even Jesus to handle. Now, you know that that is not what I believe. However, I have to also be careful that I don’t fall into that trap of thinking that “I” can handle everything and that if “I” can’t do it then, w
My wife used to say, “I’m gonna change my name to a dirty word so the kids can’t say it!” Of course she was only kidding but I know that you mommies can relate…..sometimes it seems like all the kids do is cry out your name, minute after minute! You just can’t get
My wife and I are in the middle of a spring cleaning in our home. I am off on Friday’s and she spent the day watching our Grandkids while my daughter works. I called her throughout the day to let her know exactly what I had been accomplishing. “Shampooed the carpets and sorted out a bunc
Happy, Happy, Joy, Joy! So, does Jesus promise us “Happy, Happy” or “Joy, Joy”? As followers of Jesus, we often DO find happiness. However, our true strength, and what Jesus promised us, is rather, that we will find joy in all things. So…you ask (you asked, didn’t
Often times we don’t like having boundaries, but the truth is…..without them we get pulled into situations that are hard for us to handle well (of course we know that we can handle anything well, right?……NOT!). Let’s be realistic, when we have no boundaries, temptations
Revenge is sweet, isn’t it? No, that’s the great deception! Revenge gives the illusion of being sweet. The truth is, grudges and revenge simply harden our heart and separate us from God. Revenge is a product of our pride (which often gets us into trouble, doesn’t it?).