Category Archives: Christianity

Thoughts on a 2020 Independence Day.


Of course no one would have expected our Fourth of July to have been so disrupted this year. Not in my wildest dreams would I, six months ago––heck two months ago when we were still in lockdown––expect our Fourth of July celebrations to be cancelled. And our nation to be in such turmoil. Somewhere around […]
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A Reason to Worship in the Midst of Chaos


This morning I had gotten up and made my wife a little breakfast before she headed out to work. I grabbed a cup of coffee before I needed to get ready for work, myself, and did the usual checking email and social media messages and whatnot. But the unfortunate thing about social media in the […]
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What in the World is Going On?


By Jeff Miller Back in 1971, Marvin Gaye released a poignant song titled “What’s Going On?” related to the turbulent times of the era. Now, 50 years later, we have to wonder the same thing. What in the world is going on?  It seems that the world around us has gone topsy turvy nearly overnight. […]
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Between Madmen & Saints


Madmen, infants, pets, saints… Do we all get a place in heaven???

Being a prayer warrior Part 2


In Ephesians 6, Paul says to pray in the Spirit. What does that mean? In a Pentecostal environment, many would say that this means speaking in tongues. But if you are not in a Pentecostal environment, then praying in the Spirit probably means something entirely different. The point is this, it doesn’t matter whether you pray […]
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Being a prayer warrior Part 1


Have you ever heard the term “Prayer Warrior?” How many of you have seen the movie, “War Room?” It came out about three years ago and became the highest-grossing independent Christian film in history when it hit number one at the box office Labor Day weekend of 2015. When we think about a war room, […]
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Pipe Dreams


When you are young, you have big dreams. Dreams that place you on a pedestal where you are the center of the universe. Then you grow up and you realize that little by little they are shredded from your essence. You watch your friends reach places, but no matter what you try, your life is […]
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Alabaster


A Damsel in distress She did not repress Stuck by an epiphany She rushed to Bethany Burdened by her sin Mary Magdalene Clung to Jesus’ feet Her tears washed it wet His towel her tresses His feet covered in kisses At Simon’s abode On the Lord, she poured A perfume of nard An alabaster full […]
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Transcendence


Yesterday, we were Today, we are Tomorrow, an uncertainty, A dream to be. As for man, A blade of grass When the wind passes He vanishes, his memory naught We dance with abandon, Our feet serenading – The sands of time, The grand old serpent Ever curious and thirsty We’ve claimed this rock Named and […]
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The Enticement


With lascivious eyes Lustful whispers and sights Expressions mesmerizing And words enticing She wooed him to adultery He fled from debauchery Not listening to flattery Giving God the glory! She was capricious But also tenacious Daily she lured him He gave not to her whim She waited for a chance Wouldn’t snap out of her […]
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