devotional

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

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philosophy

Profound Ideas And The Responsibility That Lies Within

Profound ideas bring with them the necessity for immense responsibility and results in dire consequences, both good and bad. The proper manner in which to execute an idea is by examining the responsibility that comes with it and the results it will manifest. If the responsibility can be managed properly and the end results contribute… Continue reading Profound Ideas And The Responsibility That Lies Within

devotional, Encouragement

Looking Past The Distractions

Distractions fill the space around us on a constant basis, whether it be phones, tablets, TV, people, etc. We are bombarded everyday with things and people that either can distract us or purposely try to. Our job is to discipline ourselves to look past the distractions and look forward to God. When we set our… Continue reading Looking Past The Distractions

devotional

A Humbled Walk With God

God wants us to live humbled lives just as Jesus lived humbled during His time here on earth. We are called to be humble servants, not only to God, but others as well. Living in a humbled manner helps us shine forth God's love to others. The only way in which we can excel in… Continue reading A Humbled Walk With God

Encouragement, self improvement

Foggy Morning

Good morning everyone! Today I woke up to a dense fog surrounding my house with visibility only up to a few yards. It has been this way for a few days now with no signs of clearing until at least mid-day. As I peered into the fog I began to think about how there are… Continue reading Foggy Morning

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

Bible Study

The One Who Helps Us Remember

In a society where loads of information are constantly being poured into our minds it is easy to forget certain things as new things keep flooding in. The busy pace of life we have created for ourselves today brings a new level of forgetfulness to a new level with the simplest things being forgotten. Jesus… Continue reading The One Who Helps Us Remember

Encouragement, self improvement

Dealing With Setbacks

Setbacks are sometimes very tough to deal with and can cause negative feelings to arise. We can get the feeling that we can not make it and that the setback was a reality check as to the wrong path we are really on, which this can sometimes be true. But many times setbacks are only… Continue reading Dealing With Setbacks