Small Voice of Hope

When faced with depression one must keep active while changing things up in their daily routine as well as having a good diet. With that being said, one must also take time to be still, not to listen to the negative voices telling you that you are hopeless, but to the still small voice of… Continue reading Small Voice of Hope


The Denial of Ego

One of the primary things that hinders us the most from growing in Christ and connecting with others is that of pride. The more egocentric we become, the greater the gap between ourselves and Christ, and ultimately others grows. Jesus spoke of this very problem several times within scripture while providing the solution, ‚ÄúDeny yourself,… Continue reading The Denial of Ego


The Practicality And Appreciation of Scripture

Scripture is very much practical in nature, and yet is much richer than that. To fully grasp what the word is articulating one must delve beneath the surface, break down the components into sub components, meditate on them, and then put them back together. Only at this moment can we comprehend and appreciate the full… Continue reading The Practicality And Appreciation of Scripture


Making Wise Choices

When faced with difficult choices it is always best to stop and ponder on the choice then seek out good advice from others, and then execute the decision conscientiously while conducting yourself properly in due process-that is wisdom at its most fundamental level. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GuVmWnMjXAI -Michael Thacker

devotional, Encouragement

Going The Distance

Going the distance requires focus, strength and heart. It is easy to give up and quit and just settle. We are called to be content in all situations while striving to be the best in Christ we can be by the transforming power of the Holy Spirit. We are called to live a life that… Continue reading Going The Distance


Friday Encouragement: The Lord Is Always Before You

As I sit here this morning watching the sunrise over the land and the thought of the inauguration of Trump into the White House tonight, I begin to think what does the future hold for the world? Sometimes we find ourselves stressing and worrying about how things will turn out, but all in all it… Continue reading Friday Encouragement: The Lord Is Always Before You

Encouragement, self improvement

Do Not Follow

I just recently drove my sister back to Colorado Springs from our home in Fort Worth, Texas. The weather was cold on the way up with every fifty miles or so bring a drop in a degree or two. Everything was ship shape till we reach Amarillo, where a snow storm blew through the night… Continue reading Do Not Follow