Knowing what to do with desire? Getting rid of something that we know is not good for us? Can we identify what is good? What do we do with something our body finds pleasure in? Teens appear to be faster and more open or totally opposite in trying new things than most of us who... Continue Reading →
Heavenly Father help my unbelief. Jesus you are the head of my home and my life that I surrender only to you and your will. Help control and cast away any desire that is within me for your position, to lead, protect, provide, defend, and cover. Let me not covet the things that belongs to... Continue Reading →
How do we parent?
Are we the same? Will we see things the same way? Are we saying the same things just differently. I have prayed, sought council, explained and discussed approaches to parenting. Much of the things we can agree on, and others we see differently. Things like allowing a child to miss school due to illness, purchase... Continue Reading →
Words for the family.
The words below are flawless. Let us share the words in scripture with our family. Finding these things took some seeking at times for me, yet usually all around. Let’s move into a place where we can readily identify these characteristics and share with our families. I am cautious in noting that the words for... Continue Reading →
Read the words upon waking and in your rest. In your going and your coming. In your joy and sadness. During your trials and when your path is clear. Keep it in your home…
Our children and in fact our family is moving through a world that can appears to be busier than ever. Do not let them leave without the word in their hearts. Maybe start with you/us first and make the word a priority in our daily walk. So in our request we can have concrete solutions... Continue Reading →
Words for the family in the context of scripture. Through scripture we apply them to life.
PetitionSteadfastPrideSustainsSalvationInequity Righteousness Bonus word without direct English meaning - miktam I pray you find joy in the word together.
How to avoid anger as men? What should we do as Dad’s and Husbands given the roles we have been assigned.
So many questions? How do I consistently be gentle with the ones I love, treating them with gentleness and humility as I would a neighbor, client, friend, colleague. Am I even gentle there? How do I become a peacemaker in every situation and in all aspects of my life. Does it start with me striving... Continue Reading →
Teach your little ones where your strength comes from or do you know. Is it possible that they want to know.
Is it the particles not seen by our eyes that move by the four winds, held to the earth like a blanket fresh from the dryer as the earth spins as clay on the potters spin wheel? Or is it the ball of gas that is in animation swirling across the universe not too big... Continue Reading →
Keeping the word within your home starts with doing just that and making it part of routine, culture, environment and atmosphere.
Our kids have many questions they need answers to and so do we. I am not sure what exactly occurs in our schools and in our homes as we observe changes in children. It is therefor important to have them incorporate a daily read of the word in their routine and a weekly family devotion.... Continue Reading →
Provision protection and presence are only a few things in being a Dad?
Linked to promises? I like many aim to be the best Dad/Parent I can be and at many times fall short. Without the Source I am nothing. Being who our Heavenly Father calls us to be, is being true to our promises. I am so inadequate independent of Him. Our children need so much that... Continue Reading →
Inside the mind, connected to the heart
Exploring the heart and mind connections.
Can serving others keep us from the things that makes us ill? Serving another with determined focus has a weird way of taking us to a place of deep focus where time stands still for a moment and the reward is in completion. This is not easy to achieve is you mind is elsewhere. Those... Continue Reading →