WEIRD AND RELEVANT

What is the church meant to look like?

Sounds easy enough, but is it?  Most of the Epistles were written to help guide and develop the early church into what Jesus had imparted into those who walked with Him and knew […]

By |July 2nd, 2018|Church, Spiritual Growth, The Simple Things|0 Comments

CHOOSE LIFE

Many are familiar with Deuteronomy 30:19, where God speaks to the children of Israel.  After reinstating the commandments, God speaks through Moses, setting before the people blessings and cursings, life and death…and tells them to “choose life.”

I was recently randomly […]

LOST THE PLOT

In Numbers 20, once again, there was confrontation between Israel, Moses, and ultimately with God.  It was over water…again.  This time, not only would it go bad for Israel, but for Moses and Aaron.  They would forfeit their place in […]

By |March 12th, 2018|Life Coaching, Spiritual Growth, The Simple Things|0 Comments

CRAZILY LUSTFUL CRAVINGS

A year and a half ago, we resigned from leading a thriving church of around 200 people.  We were also overseeing another church plant in a another town.  It was struggling, but still there.  We were traveling a bit and […]

WHAT DOES RELATIONSHIP WITH JESUS LOOK LIKE?

Big question!

We hear so much about personal relationship with Jesus Christ, and I wonder how many of us attend meetings and try to live what we have been told is a good life, but make no connection in the day […]

By |February 26th, 2018|Life Coaching, Spiritual Growth, The Simple Things|0 Comments

KEEP YOUR MOUTH SHUT

Following on from the last post, which was focused on what we put into our mouths, this post is directed towards what comes out of our mouths.  I discussed in the last post that Jesus said that it is not […]

By |February 17th, 2018|Life Coaching, Spiritual Growth, The Simple Things|0 Comments

YOU ARE WHAT YOU EAT

I know that this post could be controversial, in that when I thought about doing it, there are “other sides to the coin” that immediately came into my thoughts.  My disclaimer is that I agree with those other sides!  So […]

By |February 12th, 2018|Life Coaching, Spiritual Growth, The Simple Things|0 Comments

HEALTH & HEALING

The Bible has a lot to say about healthy and healing.  Proverbs particularly has a lot of wisdom for life.  In the Amplified version, Proverbs 3:1-2 starts this wisdom packed chapter of many quotable verses in this manner:

“My son, forget […]

By |January 31st, 2018|Life Coaching, Spiritual Growth, The Simple Things|0 Comments

THINKING ABOUT CHURCH AND DISCIPLESHIP AND PEOPLE AND RESULTS

Reading my New Year’s book, I read something that I partially new.

People retain only 5%-10% of what they hear you say.

As a speaker, I have been aware of this, and have worked on my delivery over the years in order […]

By |January 2nd, 2018|Church, Spiritual Growth, The Simple Things|0 Comments

BEGINNING 2018 WITH A BOOK

Every year, for the past years or so, I either end the previous year reading a new book or start the new year with a book.  I should stipulate that whatever this book may be, it seems to set the […]

By |December 29th, 2017|Life Coaching, Spiritual Growth, The Simple Things|0 Comments