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Father’s Day to the Fatherless

Father’s Day to the Fatherless

For many, Father's Day is tough. When a father has passed, or perhaps divorce has fractured the family, or, maybe you were one of those who never knew your father, this day can create many emotions. I can relate as I never knew my biological father. Over my lifetime,...

Clean Out Your Well

Clean Out Your Well

This week, my Bible study covered Genesis chapter 26. There is a great deal of discussion about water wells in this chapter. In verse 15, we read, "So all the wells that his father’s servants had dug in the time of his father Abraham, the Philistines stopped up,...

W.O.U.N.D.

W.O.U.N.D.

I recently heard a fantastic sermon by my friend, Dave Edwards regarding looking inward at the wounds that we have received over our lifetime. He provides some excellent insights into this complex topic while also giving us what the Word of God says about dealing with...

The Importance of Locking Arms

The Importance of Locking Arms

This past weekend, I had the honor to hear Admiral William H. McRaven speak at a state conference. From the moment he stepped onto the stage and through his last words, I was riveted. To learn of his life story as a Navy SEAL and his impressive military career as a...

Prayer Water

Prayer Water

The concept of holy water was introduced to us in the Bible. There are numerous passages of the healing via water, the baptism by water, and the saving by water as depicted in the example of baby Moses being placed in the Nile. Water is mentioned from the very...

The Cross Beneath Our Feet

The Cross Beneath Our Feet

Tonight I met up with some fellow prayer warriors. We felt the burning desire to walk around our local high school seven times while praying, reading Scripture, and listening to the voice of the Holy Spirit. This was the first time we have done this and I cannot tell...

Jars of Clay

Jars of Clay

This week the Bible study that I teach was learning about 2 Corinthians Chapter 4. The verse that truly caught my attention that I felt the need to dig into was from verse 7, "But we have this treasure in jars of clay to show that this all-surpassing power is from God...

The Beauty of the Ice

The Beauty of the Ice

Today, as I look out at our frozen, North Texas landscape, I see the most beautiful sight–ice surrounding each and every blade of grass and leaf. The beautiful ice envelopes the plant providing it with a transparent, winter coat. Amidst the bleak, winter scene, this...