Peer Pressure and Grad Gift Bundle

Peer pressure. . . We like to think it ends after High School Graduation!  That pressure kids exert on each other to look cool, be cool, act cool, and speak cool, in whatever form “cool” might be at the time. . . Some say it begins in Middle School during …

Day Three in The Waiting Room by T.C. Spellen

Prayer. . . a subject that has become dear to me over the years and moreso as God has shown me that the concept of prayer is so much more than merely bringing Him a laundry list.  Prayer is meant to be two-way communication between the follower of Christ, and …

Now Reviewing: The Waiting Room by T.C. Spellen – initial thoughts

Journalling, what used to be known as “Dear Diary” decades ago when pen still touched paper, has always been something I’ve struggled with.  I start, sometimes go for up to a month or more at a time, then life happens and it’s hard to get back at it.  Journalling is …

The Lamb Who Takes Away the Sins of the World

Tonight my grown kids and I celebrated our own little version of Messianic Passover.  This year was a bit different, in that we did it nacho-style, and my son is now old enough to take more of the lead in this special celebration.  Due to the fact I’d put our …

Review of “Teaming Up” by Dr. Terry Dorsett

Dr. Terry Dorsett has written a study aimed at addressing the spiritual gifts within the body of Christ. He seeks to not merely delve into their Scriptural basis, but also repeatedly draw out how those with various giftings can best work together to balance each other out for the good …

Introducing my Latest Book Project – A Year in Prayer With Jesus

That’s right, I’ve been busy writing again.  The inspiration for this particular book project was a booklet I’d put together back in 2008, aimed at helping people learn how to use The Lord’s Prayer as an outline.  I hadn’t done much with it at that time, didn’t even know how …

Is Rising Early really that Important? Challenging the Spiritual Status-Quo

Matthew 14:23 And when he had sent the multitudes away, he went up into a mountain apart to pray: and when the evening was come, he was there alone. Psalms 63:6 When I remember thee upon my bed, and meditate on thee in the night watches. Psalms 5:3 My voice …