1 Corinthians 12:31-13:13 "Brothers and sisters: Strive eagerly for the greatest spiritual gifts. But I shall show you a still more excellent way. If I speak in human and angelic tongues but do not have love, I am a resounding gong or a clashing cymbal. And if I have the gift of prophecy and comprehend … Continue reading September 19th, The greatest…
I am going out of my comfort zone today because I have always had a tough time reading the Old Testament prophets. But this passage popped up in my morning prayers this morning and kind of smacked me on the back of the head. It's something I have always had trouble with. Ezekiel 2:16-21 "After … Continue reading September 17, Tell the horse about the water.
Mark 8:27-35 "Jesus and his disciples set out for the villages of Caesarea Philippi. Along the way he asked his disciples, "Who do people say that I am?" They said in reply, "John the Baptist, others Elijah, still others one of the prophets." And he asked them, "But who do you say that I am?" … Continue reading September 16th, “But who do you say that I am”? Reflecting on this Sunday’s Gospel reading.
Every once in a while, I will ask my kids what rules they would have and enforce if they were in charge for the day. It's no surprise to me, or to anyone else for that matter that has done this thought experiment that my kids will certainly entertain rules and enforce rules that are … Continue reading September 14th, “I did it my way”
I want to preface today's post with this little paragraph. You will find no place filled with more hate, contempt, rancor, loathing, hostility, enmity than a news outlet's Facebook comment box. Just look at a comments box for someone that was arrested and there's already a trial with no evidence in the comments box and … Continue reading September 13th, Don’t Judge!
So why is this a big deal? Because I said so. If that works for my 4 year old on me, it should work for you too. Got it? Good! So where was I? I took a break. I even took a break from Facebook for a while too. I’ll be candid, it’s not always … Continue reading 9-7-2018, I…AM…BACK
Drought is defined as, "a prolonged absence of something specified." Interestingly it also defines it an an archaic sense as, "thirst". I'd be lying to you if I said I haven't experienced spiritual "droughts" from time to time. My personal feeling is, that even the holiest of holy men and women throughout history have experienced … Continue reading February 28th, Spiritual Drought