Learning to Listen Better

Learning to Listen Better

From the chapter “Listen Well” in the book Equilibrium: 31 Ways to Stay Balanced on Life’s Uneven Surfaces  Is listening a strength or a weakness in your life? Who do you feel most comfortable talking to? Why? Who do you enjoy listening to? Why? What can you...
A Few Stories?

A Few Stories?

Do you want to read a few stories? Stories about Larry and Mary Lou Myers. Larry changed a nation when others told him he was too old. Stories about Basil and Kathy Savoie. They set an example of pastoring people not only in a church but at a restaurant, a school, a...
Let’s Eat

Let’s Eat

Jesus never established a Kingdom on earth. At least, not the way His followers expected He would. For all His talk, His walk, and His amazing miracles, they had little practical proof of prophetic phrases Christ linked to Himself. From a crowd of seekers to...
The Week

The Week

From the book Pause With Jesus: Encountering His Story in Everyday Life   As we look at firm comments of Christ, we must keep them in the large context of His mission. They are parts of the story. Christ’s story. Our stories. This chapter highlights a week in His...
Palm Sunday Prayer

Palm Sunday Prayer

Father God,Lord Jesus,Holy Spirit,we walked through security,boarded our planes,flew while seatedand masked,picked up our luggage,and here we sitin this roomat this placeat this timeon this day. i ask You to now beour securityas we fly toward newideas and words and...
Things Can Change Quickly

Things Can Change Quickly

November brings back many memories.  Thanksgiving meals when I was a child. Mama laughing. People talking, all at the same time. Cold days in Georgia. Watching football games with family. Shivering hands, thick coats, big smiles, delicious deserts.  Thanksgiving...