The Vow of Good

Because of the house of the Lord our God I will seek your good. –Psalm 122:9   What is justice? It’s a subject that humans have wrestled with since….ever. Here in America, we anthropomorphize justice as a woman blindfolded, giving her the ideal of impartiality. We each hold our own opinions on what justice is and … Continue reading The Vow of Good

You Heard Right…We’re Moving

Originally posted on Wayfarer:
So, the word is out. Wendy and I have been regularly getting asked if it’s true that we are building a house. Yes, we are! Here’s the scoop: Be careful of saying “never.” When Wendy and I bought 607 Columbus in 2005, we vowed we were never moving again. We absolutely…

Taking Back My Time

Originally posted on thetakeback:
“I believe that the greatest trick of the devil is not to get us into some sort of evil but rather have us wasting time. This is why the devil tries so hard to get Christians to be religious. If he can sink a man’s mind into habit, he will prevent…

Seed, to Sapling, to Shade

Originally posted on Wayfarer:
source: Ikonotekton via Flickr Then Jesus asked, “What is the kingdom of God like? What shall I compare it to? It is like a mustard seed, which a man took and planted in his garden. It grew and became a tree, and the birds perched in its branches.” Luke 13:18-19 (NIV)…

KYLO: Day 12

I have absolutely nothing to add to this one. Bask in it. The Lord appeared to us in the past, saying: “I have loved you with an everlasting love; I have drawn you with unfailing kindness. Jeremiah 31:3   God’s perfect love is absolutely fearless. He is not afraid of you, and He never will be. His gospel … Continue reading KYLO: Day 12

KYLO: Day 3

If you’re a parent, you’ve seen how children react to your behavior with their own. It’s been stated in psychology that if you use negative reinforcement, the subject is more likely to learn how to avoid getting caught rather to actually produce the desired results. I’m not against discipline, by any means; however, in my … Continue reading KYLO: Day 3

KYLO: Day 2

Currently, we’re walking through the Keep Your Love On: Connection devotional by Danny Silk, available at YouVersion.com or on the Bible App. Sentences in quotes or italics are direct quotes from the devotional “The first thing that reveals a powerless mindset is powerless language.” “The defining force of the powerless person is anxiety.” In today’s … Continue reading KYLO: Day 2