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A Cause Greater Than a Flag

June 27, 2015 0 Comments
A Cause Greater Than a Flag

I am literally sick over the ongoing racial debates on social media. Just a few weeks ago it was the issue in McKinney and now the Confederate flag. Like the Bible, people find it easy to cherry pick history to prove their point. However, it is unlikely you will change someone’s mind or their heart. […]

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No – They are Not Thugs

May 26, 2015 0 Comments
No – They are Not Thugs

Crime runs rampant in our nation. The pain and struggle between the different races and classes in our nation grows stronger as time goes by. A couple of weeks ago during the protests in Baltimore someone (not sure who) felt the solution was to refer to the rioters as “thugs.” People were literary burning down […]

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May We Never Forget the Cost….

May 25, 2015 0 Comments
May We Never Forget the Cost….

This a re-post from Memorial Day 2012 “Nothing is more important to the soul of America than remembering and honoring those who gave of themselves that we might enjoy the fruits of peace and liberty.”  – President Ronald Reagan I never served in the military, so it is hard for me to comprehend the courage […]

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Why You Must Stand Out From the Pack

May 4, 2015 3 Comments
Why You Must Stand Out From the Pack

“Unless you are willing to invest personal effort to change, grow, and separate yourself from the pack – why should any company that desires to create distinction allow you to survive as their employee?”  – Scott McKain  As the industrial revolution began to take hold, schools and universities began to raise up students to be […]

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How to Live a No Excuse Life

April 27, 2015 2 Comments
How to Live a No Excuse Life

“When you are interested in doing something, you do it only when it is convenient. When you are committed to something you accept no excuses.” – Ken Blanchard  Our daily lives are so full of noise and distractions. A lot of that noise is just the stuff of life. We need to work, pay bills, […]

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Praying for Your Calling

April 20, 2015 2 Comments
Praying for Your Calling

It seems to be a deep part of us to live a life of meaning, a life of purpose. At times our calling seems to be an elusive treasure that requires great effort to discover. I know for much of my life I searched and hunted for it myself. It was a constant prayer that […]

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On Track – A Book Review

April 16, 2015 4 Comments
On Track – A Book Review

I am a very heavy blog reader (all bloggers should be). I have over one hundred blogs in my feedly reader. Of course most only get a quick scan; however, there are a few bloggers that I try not to miss. Jon Stolpe is one of those bloggers. A while back I was one of […]

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What is in Your Hand?

April 13, 2015 2 Comments
What is in Your Hand?

 Several months ago on John Michael Morgan’s blog he proposed the question “Is your Excuse worth your success?” This is a very important question for anyone.  “Until you accept the fact that your current circumstances can be changed by you, don’t expect things to change. “ – John Michael Morgan  I used to be the […]

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The Glory of the Resurrection

April 5, 2015 4 Comments
The Glory of the Resurrection

Death has come. Deep within the tomb is darkness. A sealed tomb designed to never again see the light of day. God was not done yet; the work of Christ his only begotten son was not yet complete. Three days had passed and Jesus had taken the keys of death, hell and the grave from […]

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Glory of the Cross

April 3, 2015 0 Comments
Glory of the Cross

The cross a horrible tool of torture and death. It is designed to bring shame, pain and an agonizing death that would take hours. Bones are pulled out of joint, muscles and ligaments stretched and torn, and it is almost impossible to breathe. It is a mocker. You my savior, my redeemer, the one who […]

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