Israel, bin Laden, and few other thoughts from a jet lagged brain…

I’m back from an incredible trip to Israel and somewhat recovered from jet lag. Actually, some effects of jet lag are good.  I’m waking up earlier and getting more work done.  Not a bad thing…so far. A few things I wanted to comment on: I posted the last of my pictures from Israel in a […]

There's life in the second thought

This week at our Long Point Road 1st Wednesday service, I gave a short talk about a paradigm shift that is helpful in the joy depleting moments in our lives. The key thought was this: There is life in the second thought. The first thought is just observational, the second thought is life giving. As […]

There’s life in the second thought

This week at our Long Point Road 1st Wednesday service, I gave a short talk about a paradigm shift that is helpful in the joy depleting moments in our lives. The key thought was this: There is life in the second thought. The first thought is just observational, the second thought is life giving. As […]

Let God worry about your threads

“And why worry about your clothing? Look at the lilies of the field and how they grow. They don’t work or make their clothing, yet Solomon in all his glory was not dressed as beautifully as they are. And if God cares so wonderfully for wildflowers that are here today and thrown into the fire […]

How valuable are you?

“That is why I tell you not to worry about everyday life—whether you have enough food and drink, or enough clothes to wear. Isn’t life more than food, and your body more than clothing? Look at the birds. They don’t plant or harvest or store food in barns, for your heavenly Father feeds them. And […]