Servant God

Have you ever just camped out with a thought?

You know. Cozied up with it? Sat with it? Blocked everything else out? Just … focused on it?

Here’s a thought that I think you could spend several days with, and not even begin to plumb the depths of its significance: Read more…



Not All Pie Tastes Good

I’m a big fan of pie (which is why I have to work out so much 😀).

My favorite is peach, although almost any pie will do. Read more…



Betrayed by Your Body

Did you ever wonder how a polygraph test works? Polygraph tests decipher whether someone is lying by recording factors such as pulse, breathing rate, blood pressure, and skin conductivity, also known as Electro-Dermal- Activity (EDA), during questioning. Read more…



A Perfect Place to Live?

Imagine that you are in prison, but that you are looking to buy some land for when you get out.

Now imagine that you come across this ad: Read more…



Searching For Comfort, and Finding It in Praise

The other day I really needed comfort from God. I went into my devotional time with the hope that God would meet my need. So, as I opened up my Bible, I was expecting to read some hope-filled verses. Read more…



“You Missed Me!”

I came to see you

To show you my love

A body was prepared for Me

From my Father above Read more…



Perfect Justice

If you are an attorney for a defendant, you call character witnesses.

Why?

Because you want to parade as many witnesses in front of the jury as possible to testify to the good character of your client. Who knows, perhaps they can convince the jury that the accused is not such a bad guy (and maybe even an angel in disguise). J Read more…



Panting For God

Recently I read Psalm 119. It left an impression on me. I remember closing my Bible and saying to myself, “That is what it means to be a man after God’s own heart”. The author’s desire to be close to God drips from every verse. Read more…



Learning English and Grace

Recently I talked with an incarcerated man who didn’t know English when he was first locked up. He was determined to learn the language, so he grabbed the only reading material he had available to him, a Bible. Read more…



A Fighting Chance?

They say I have a fighting chance
I don’t know if they are right
All I know is, I have been fighting all my life. Read more…