Tag Archives: Obedience

Getting them all riled up

Yesterday as I began to preach at 8:50, I told the early church folks that just because we got out at 9:20, I did not shorten my sermon.  We were just ahead of schedule.  At 9:38 when church was over, … Continue reading

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It’s what you do when nobody is watching

It is a lot easier to eat an order of french fries than exercise on an elliptical machine for 45 minutes. Continue reading

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The joy of salvation

I had an epiphany this morning.  I love the word epiphany and I do not get to use it often enough.  I explain the meaning of the word as having a “light bulb moment” when you suddenly understand or gain … Continue reading

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A million reasons

The other day someone said to me, “I can come up with a million reasons” to not do something we were discussing.  I do not know if you have ever done the old side by side list of pros and … Continue reading

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Can you help me?

We’re safely back from our mission trip to Andrews, SC.  While there are a dozen other things I should be doing, I wanted to share this with you. Our construction site supervisor told us at the beginning of the week … Continue reading

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A better boss of you than you

Diane and I returned from vacation yesterday.  We came home a day earlier than we had to so we could go to some high school graduation parties we have been invited to.  While in Myrtle Beach for a couple of … Continue reading

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Selfishly giving away everything you own

I owned a 5 speed manual transmission red 1989 Ford Aspire just like the one in the picture.  It had 60,000 miles on it when I bought it in the late 1990’s, and it got 40 miles per gallon.  I … Continue reading

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