SHAKE, RATTLE and ROLL

  “Resist fear…I am your shield…your reward shall be beyond your expectation…” Genesis 15:1 (paraphrased) An alliance of four kings rebelled against an oppressive confederation of five kings. They sacked their cities, gathered the loot and headed home with the prisoners. Abram’s nephew Lot was among them.  Abram mustered his… Read moreSHAKE, RATTLE and ROLL

Lessons On Our Journey—Our Shield

  “Resist fear…I am your shield…your reward shall be beyond your expectation…” Genesis 15:1 (paraphrased) An alliance of four kings rebelled against an oppressive confederation of five kings. They sacked their cities, gathered the loot and headed home with the prisoners. Abram’s nephew Lot was among them.  Abram mustered his… Read moreLessons On Our Journey—Our Shield

3 Actions That Turbo-Charge Your Life

  F-E-A-R has two meanings: ‘Forget Everything And Run’ or ‘Face Everything And Rise.’ The choice is yours.” Zig Ziglar   The desire to be powerful—to overcome fear—is embedded deep in the human soul. Made in our Creator’s image, we are gifted with power—the capacity to responsibly manage the earth… Read more3 Actions That Turbo-Charge Your Life

Winning the Lottery or Paralyzing Accident—Which ‘Test’ Would You Choose?

    None of us knows what lies ahead. Of this we can be sure, however, we will be tested. Some ‘tests’ are quick ‘pop quizzes’—unexpected, easily passed, designed to let us know if we are learning life’s lessons or not. Failure is readily remedied. Others are like college exams… Read moreWinning the Lottery or Paralyzing Accident—Which ‘Test’ Would You Choose?

What Do You Really Want From Life—Stones, Pebbles, Sand?

  This week I’ve been asking myself, what do I really want from life? Simple question, but not so easy to answer. Yet, it has profound impact on our journey.   Just to survive   The effort required just to survive, easily consumes our days. We get up, often dragging ourselves… Read moreWhat Do You Really Want From Life—Stones, Pebbles, Sand?

Which of these 5 core values define you?

  The Greek philosopher Thales was asked what is the most difficult thing. “To know yourself,” was his reply.   Perhaps that is why few of us look at ourselves in the mirror and ask, “Who am I?” It’s a difficult question to answer.   We say, “I’m a teacher.”… Read moreWhich of these 5 core values define you?