To everything, there is a season and a time to every purpose under the heaven. Ecclesiastes 3:1 This is my introduction to a series of posts on Ecclesiastes chapter 3. My plan is to take each verse and break down the 28 different "times" mentioned in this chapter. I did a video on my YouTube … Continue reading There is a Season and a Time: A Study of Ecclesiastes 3 – Intro
Look straight ahead, and fix your eyes on what lies before you. Proverbs 4:25 NLT We're all on a path. One of those paths is life itself. For each of us that will look somewhat different depending on where our respective path takes us. Our whole life is following paths that we hope are marked … Continue reading A Marked Path
As the sun risesOn a fresh brand new day.Let Hope be renewedAs you go along your way. It's said that God's merciesEach morning, they are new.What a beautiful gift He's givenFor me and for you. Life is but a vaporWe're here, then we're gone.So try not to focus muchOn the sad or the wrong. Learn … Continue reading Mercy to Change
Ok, so I received my first "angry person, private message". They messaged me via the Jeff speaks. Facebook blog page. It has taken just over three years of writing for it to happen so I guess all in all it's not so bad. I'm sure it won't be the last one. Now let me be … Continue reading Angry Comments and Fresh Grace
We live in a world full of hurting people. For one reason or another, many walk around with chains around their necks, bound by emotional and/or physical pain. For many life seems to be taking more than it's giving. For them it gets harder and harder to hold their head up, and they start "wondering … Continue reading Kindness: Pay it Forward
Life is full of decisions. What am I gonna eat? What am I gonna wear? Where are we going? What should I watch on TV? The list goes on and on. We are all asked to make hundreds of decisions everyday, and hopefully we make the right choice... at least some of the time. Some … Continue reading Decisions, Decisions: Doing what’s best for you!
I remember, when I was young, sitting on the steps of my Aunt Susie's front porch with her. As cars would go by, she'd almost always tell me there goes "so and so" or that's "such and such". She seemed to know everyone that passed by. Then she'd tell me a story about the person … Continue reading Reminiscing and Remembering