So that you may be mature and complete, not lacking anything!

4 Keys to Healthy Family Dynamics, Part 3. Obedience

OBEDIENCE: Children… OBEY Eph. 6:1-3 “Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right. 2 “Honor your father and mother”—which is the first commandment with a promise— 3 “so that it may go well with you and that you may enjoy long life on the earth.” Healthy family dynamics are not only the responsibility of […]

Pay Attention! Lessons Learned the Hard Way.

 OUCH, that hurt! I am always instructing my 6 year old son to, “Pay attention!”  Even so much so that I have told him that, “When we do not pay attention we can get hurt.”  Well, he learned this lesson the hard way recently when, while at a summer golf camp he walked into another […]

One Key to Knowing Him Better

Knowing Him More Ephesians 1:17 “I keep asking that the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the glorious Father, may give you the Spirit of wisdom and revelation, so that you may know him better.” If you, like me, have walked with God for some time you can begin to wonder, “how well do I […]

My Goal for an Imbalanced Life: Part I

The theme of this blog is to become mature and COMPLETE. Although I know that this is not a reality to be attained here on earth but it is the desire of God to conform us to His image and likeness, to become holy as he is holy, through the power of the Holy Spirit. […]

Ouch That Hurts! How & Why God Helps Us Grow Spiritually

God’s Loving Pruning For Our Growth John 15 “I am the true vine, and my Father is the gardener. He cuts off every branch in me that bears no fruit, while every branch that does bear fruit he prunes so that it will be even more fruitful.” I really can’t stand gardening! Which is really […]