The following is an article published in The Town Messenger on December 21, 2010.
Christmas. I love the word and I love the music. I love the sights, the sounds and the smells of this season. I love Christmas. I always have.
What I’m not overly fond of is the … keep reading
“How precious to me are your thoughts, God!
How vast is the sum of them!
Were I to count them,
they would outnumber the grains of sand—
when I awake, I am still with you.”
Psalm 139: 17-18
These words and their meaning overtake me as they roll over in
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Somehow the entire month of August slipped by me without my getting a chance to post. Anything. At all. Thanks to an insanely busy schedule these past few weeks as we have prepared for the start of the football season (we broadcast high school games, among other things – more … keep reading
I know I’ve said this before, but I’ll say it again. Sometimes life just happens so fast that it’s all you can do to hang on and run with it – much less slow down long enough to write about it. Such has been the case for the past several … keep reading
In a rare quiet moment of solitude this evening, I am unusually aware of the hand of God hovering, sensing blessing and favor lingering near. My heart is once again completely saturated by the overwhelming sweetness and staggering power of His presence.
There are so many unanswered questions in my … keep reading
As we navigate this earth life, we are sometimes faced with circumstances and situations that challenge our resolve to continue in our pursuit of the dreams that the Almighty has placed within us.
We encounter difficulties and trials, financial struggles, health issues, nay-sayers, and every sort of scheme the enemy … keep reading
Sometimes I feel so close to Jesus that I can almost taste the sweetness in the air as His fragrance seems to permeate the air around me. Other times, I don’t feel Him quite so close, but must rely on the simple truth that He is faithful, and that even … keep reading
I read somewhere recently that trust and understanding rarely accompany one another. Truer words were never spoken.
It seems recently that as I begin to engage in this next chapter of my life, the more I am learning to trust and the less I understand. The simple but deep revelation … keep reading
After what seems like an eternity, I am finally sitting down to write again. Not that there has been any lack of material to write about. It’s just that sometimes life necessitates that we focus more of our attention on living it than writing about it. Such has been this … keep reading