Learning to Understand My Powers

October 8, 2009 Thoughts 0

In Matthew 28, Jesus says, “all power in heaven and earth is given to me“…”and, I am with you always, even to the end of the world.” – WOW! All the power of the universe has been given to Jesus, and the spirit of Jesus dwells with me. Therefore, all the power in heaven and… Read more

Like a Child

October 5, 2009 Thoughts 0

“Act your age!” “You big baby.” “Are you 12 or 2?” “Oh, that’s real mature.” As a toddler, we want to play with the big kids. Pre-teens long for driving age. Our teenagers can’t wait for the freedom that comes next. And, as adults, we scold others with cynical comments when the weaker characteristics of childhood… Read more

Review of “The Noticer” – Andy Andrews

October 1, 2009 2009 Reading List Reviews 0

I had not read Andy Andrews until my pastor, Greg DePriest shared quite confidently that if I were only going to read one book this year, it needed to be the noticer. So, I picked it up that evening and did not go to bed until the final page had been turned. A quick summary… Read more

The Law Won?

October 1, 2009 Thoughts 0

Yesterday, I was headed to the coffee shop for a meeting. my speed – 55mph speed limit – 45mph looking ahead – nothing to slow me down rearview – kingsport city police officer approaching

Review of “Have a Little Faith” – Mitch Albolm

September 27, 2009 2009 Reading List Reviews 0

Mitch is widely known in the athletics arena for his professional capabilities as a sports writer. In this book, however, Mitch is not writing about something he has seen. He is taking us on a personal growth journey that he experienced himself. When asked to perform the eulogy for his childhhod Rabbi, who btw was… Read more