Why Do You Follow Jesus?

Why Do You Follow Jesus?

This isn’t just a rhetorical question. I am asking it of myself this week. Why do I follow Jesus? The question came up during my daily Bible reading in the sixth chapter of John. Jesus had just fed more than 5,000 people with just 5 small loaves of bread and 2...
Work is Not a Four-Letter Word

Work is Not a Four-Letter Word

My Dad instilled a strong work ethic in me and my brother when we were growing up. First, he led by example and second, he made sure we got plenty of practice by giving us chores around the house. Of all my family responsibilities, the task I disliked the most was...
Are Your Plans Out of Control?

Are Your Plans Out of Control?

When our oldest daughter graduated from high school, we booked a summer cruise to celebrate. The family would spend seven days in the Caribbean on a floating resort! We researched the ports and excursions. We checked the weather to pack the right clothing. We...

Pin It on Pinterest