At Christmas- Take up Your Cross

While walking with His disciples one day Jesus told them the day would come when He would die and would resurrect from the dead and take His place at the Right Hand of the Father.  He would then take up His role for the Church Age of Intercessor.  We often think He is making all the decisions when in fact He is praying for us to make the right decisions! During this Church Age Jesus was going to...
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The Tim Tebow Effect:

The ritualistic pose made famous by QB Tim Tebow has brought to the surface the confusion over prayer.  This confusion exists as much inside the community of believers in Jesus Christ as outside among non believers. I was raised in Ohio, one of the great farm states in America.  I used to wonder who did God listen to when the farmers were praying for rain and the golfers and baseball players...
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War #4 Job Loss

War #4 – The War on job loss is a major war to every family in America. With 4 Major Wars going on around us what is a person supposed to do? First, we must stand and believe. This may sound naïve but it is a real position to take. The alternative is to curl up and be afraid. That will only bring misery. The changing economic times is forcing a reordering of American business. The downsizing of...
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War over Money

#3 – War #3 in America is the War over Money. There are 4 Major Wars that America is facing yet no one is integrating them into planned discussions nor even talking about long range solutions. In the Money War -not only have home foreclosures been outrageous, but there is more yet to come with homeowners in 2011 that may be greater than 2009. In addition, we are just around the corner from...
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America’s War #2

#2 – The terrorist threat is a War that we are obsessed with. We never talk about War #1 and all we talk about is War #2. Osama is laughing all the way to his next cave. He hit the world trade center and it cost him less than two million dollars. 9 Years later we are spending a million dollars per hour trying to stop the next attack. It affects our thinking and expands our Bureaucratic system...
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