“Let your reasonableness be known to everyone. The Lord is at hand;” – Philippians 4:5 Buried in plain sight in what is an often-quoted passage among Christians is this short verse in Philippians. We miss it usually because we focus on the verses surrounding it like, “Rejoice in the LORD always and again I will … Continue reading Christian, Be Reasonable. The Lord is at Hand.
Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday. It's like Christmas without the pressure of gift giving. It's simple and spiritual. We stop and give thanks to our Maker for His blessings to us. This year some of our family, about 30 of us, will gather to enjoy a time of prayer and fellowship around the family table. … Continue reading This Thanksgiving, I’m thankful I am not them.
I am thankful for a wife who will kayak through storms with me and smile about it. I am thankful for three daughters who really should be named “Justice”, “Compassion,” and “Delight.” I am thankful for a 93 year old grandmother who encourages me. I am thankful for parents who love Jesus. I am thankful … Continue reading An Expression of Thanksgiving