There is a lot of distrust when someone shows kindness when we are unable to identify the reason. The attitude is that people have a hidden agenda. This is especially true when you live in cities like New York. We can be a hard bunch at times. But as unbelievable as it seems, there are … Continue reading Benefits of God’s Kindness
There is one thing that is part of life here on earth; for every action there is a reaction. When you explain this to youngsters, you tell them that actions have consequences. When you go to work, at the end of the week you are happy to receive your paycheck; you exchanged your time for … Continue reading God’s Power on Display
One of the most difficult things to address is blatant disobedience. It shows a lack of respect when you are assigned a task and you choose not to do it. It’s easier to work with someone who doesn't understand the task or lacks the ability to accomplish what was asked but what do you do … Continue reading Just Obey!
There is a place that every child has to learn to navigate and that is the school playground. This is the war zone in the school system. While there are adults watching as children play, it’s almost impossible to hear every conversation at recess. The adults who supervise recess are concerned about safety. For the … Continue reading Life or Death? The Choice is Yours!
But if you rebel against the Lord’s commands and refuse to listen to him, then his hand will be as heavy upon you as it was upon your ancestors. 1 Samuel 12:15 NLT There are some things in life that are just special: the first day of school, your first job, your first car. In … Continue reading Reject Disobedience
In keeping with your magnificent, unfailing love, please pardon the sins of this people, just as you have forgiven them ever since they left Egypt.” Numbers 14:19 NLT Culture is an important component of who you are. There are some cultures where people intercede for people who do wrong. I’m not talking about in the … Continue reading Forgiven, but Accountable
Everything you do in life requires you to make a choice. When you get up in the morning and you have to get dressed, you have a make a choice. When it’s time for breakfast, you have to make a choice; when it’s time to go to work, you have to make a choice; do … Continue reading Choices