One person asked a parent who was watching his child fall down again and again trying to walk, "Why are you letting your kid fall down so many times when you could just hold him and keep him safe. The parent replied " It is very necessary for him to fall down before he learns … Continue reading Guilty?

Right roots…

"I have seen Christians in Communist prisons with fifty pounds of chains on their feet, tortured with red-hot iron pokers, in whose throats spoonfuls of salt had been forced, being kept afterward without water, starving, whipped, suffering from cold--- and praying with fervor for the Communists. This is humanly inexplicable! It is the love of … Continue reading Right roots…

My take away this week

And so we press on. We press on with our memories, our hearts buoyed by a God who loves us and wants us to know Him deeply. We press on with our sense that life's not always fair. And we press on with the knowledge - and assurance - that even though we can't see … Continue reading My take away this week

Which Path to Choose?

Two roads diverged in a wood, and I— I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference.                                                         -The Road Not Taken by … Continue reading Which Path to Choose?

Do not Admit Defeat

The Lord is near to all who call on him, to all who call on him in truth - Psalm 145:18 When we are at the lowest point in our lives or even on a regular day if you feel like you cannot do it anymore remember to not give up. On these days that seems like you cannot … Continue reading Do not Admit Defeat