Plant Yourself in a Thriving Garden

Personal growth is not unlike the life of a vine. The vine sprouts, because of the God-given elements of nutrient-rich soil, water, and sunlight. When any of these elements are missing, it would cause the vine to perish. Sometimes, the soil may not be adequate for...

Let’s Be Bereans

Acts 17:11 Now, these were more noble-minded than those in Thessalonica, who received the word with all eagerness, examining the Scriptures daily to see whether these things were so. To my brothers and sisters in Christ Jesus, the one and only begotten Son of the...

The Season of Man

The life of man is in a constant state of decline, spiraling towards the body’s extinction. The spirit of a man caught between the knowledge of eternity and the fear of no longer walking the earth. Only those conscious of God and His plan understand the...

Peace Without Justice

This morning, on the news, I heard a man say “peace and justice go hand in hand. Without justice, there can be no peace”. As a Christian, I know that view is not according to God’s wisdom, but of the world. As disciples of Jesus, Christians are taught to be at peace...

The Son, and the Sun

It does the spirit, mind, and body good to stand and watch the sunrise over the horizon. With each passing second, the light reveals a new detail of the landscape. In the fleeting moments of sunrise, the colors paint the sky, the hills, and the prairie grasses. The...

The Dead End Journey

For, some people where the road ends marks the spot to turn around and go back. Not me, all my life the dead-end road was where the journey began. The point where the worn path narrowed, meeting what appeared to be an impassable gauntlet, that was, and is still, where...