Stand in the Light

Stand in the Light

God.What comes to mind when you think of that word? All mighty? Powerful? Omnipotent? King? Maybe judge, jury and executioner depending on what you’ve heard. Be it in a positive or negative context, I’m sure “perfect” makes it in there somewhere.It’s true, of course....
His Will > My Will

His Will > My Will

According to Merriam Webster’s dictionary, it defines willpower as “having the ability to control one’s actions, emotions or urges.” Willpower requires much effort, mindfulness and consistency. Our willpower can be reactive and fluctuates based on the challenges life...

Everything Was Done So You Would Come

“In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth,” (KJV, Gen. 1:1). During those first six days, God divided the waters from the land and deep from deep. He brought light into being and gave darkness a name. He caused the Earth to bring forth greenery and...

I’m Glad I Moved On

The New Year always makes me feel nostalgic. It also makes me feel old, because how is it that I can remember things from two decades ago? The years really are moving fast. For me, it always feels a little intimidating to move into a new year. There are twelve whole...

Receive

ReceiveIt was 2018, on the eve of Good Friday. I was in a Wal-Mart line waiting to purchase a few groceries. The line took its time moving forward, but finally, the man in front of me stepped up to the cashier to make his purchase. He looked like he could have been a...

That Good Light

What Are We Shining For?Stand anywhere in the city at night and you will see lights: streetlights, taillights, headlights, traffic lights. Look higher and you’ll see condos lit from within or a plane’s pulsing lights as it crosses the sky. In the streets, you’ll see...