A Good Neighbor

The story of the Good Samaritan is so well-known in churches and among believers, but familiarity leads us to miss the point. Luke chapter ten tells the story. Go read it – for real, not just reading what you think is there…. Who is my neighbor? What I find intriguing in Yeshua’s response is that […]

I Turn To You

For the last year, for as long as you can backtrack, things seem to be going wrong at every turn. First the vehicle breaks down and no one can figure out the solution. Then the baby breaks his leg. The rain washes away your business income for the year. Stress induced illness sets things back even […]

Every House Needs Four Walls – Part 2

I guess you’d call this house we’re discussing the “house of financial success”. How each family defines success will differ. For us, if we have enough to cover the basic needs and a little for extras, we feel successful. Others want to have a large savings balance in their account and be able to travel […]

Are you a life preserver?

Be A Life Preserver So Joseph said to his brothers, “Come near to me, please.” And they came near. And he said, “I am your brother, Joseph, whom you sold into Egypt. And now do not be distressed or angry with yourselves because you sold me here, for God sent me before you to preserve […]

Fear is immobilizing

Fear is immobilizing, affecting the mind and body in so any negative ways. My most significant experience with fear is through the birthing process. Fear stops the adventure in its tracks. The body begins to fight against itself. No one winning. Everyone losing. I have given birth a number of times and although each situation was unique, each […]