There is coming a day and time when every tear will be wiped away. A time when every pain will be gone and sorrow will not exist. Even death will have died and all things will have been made new. Chapter 21 of Revelation tells us of this great day. A time when God himself […]
For the last eighteen years Lisa and I have had the privilege of working with Bishop and Mom Hamon at Christian International. When we moved here we never thought about having to say goodbye to Mom Hamon but this week that is what we are doing. We are not saying goodbye forever, just for a […]
I was so thrilled to have an article published in the latest edition of VIE Magazine. I think all of you ladies will enjoy it. Men, you’ll have to give me a pass on this one.
I wanted to share a message with you that I preached in Orlando back in August. I started to write it as a blog but after listening to it I think it’s better heard. Thanks, Dean.
The quickest way to begin living out your calling is to find somewhere and help. Samuel served Eli. Elisha served Elijah. David served Saul, and Paul served Barnabas for a season. My wife and I began serving on worship teams, in the nursery, and in the youth ministry. All of these areas were related to our […]
I am writing new worship songs today for the IGAP conference coming up in October at Christian International here in Florida. My wife and I talked about this yesterday and I am setting down today to write. Before that conversation happened I hadn’t really thought about doing it.Though I have done that for years it just wasn’t top on […]
Do you remember the joy of having a brand new stack of notebook paper in front of you? Those pages could hold anything you wanted because it was your world to create. They would eventually hold stories or super heroes, or those wonderful ugly drawings. You are once again at the point where you are […]
Our first skiing trip was crazy. We enjoyed the mountains, snow, and the cold brisk air, but the learning process was a different story. My wife and I knew we needed lessons so we started the beginners class. Out of the 12 or so people there we seemed to be the only adults. Yeah, we felt […]
There’s a secret to making the best sweet tea but I’ll get to that in a minute. First I want to share with you the hilarious story of how I taught my wife to make sweet tea and included a completely unnecessary step. (These are my sweet twin granddaughters who gladly posed for this picture.) […]
Inspiration is so much more than an idea. It is the reason for an idea. Why are you inspired? You are inspired in order to take an idea and do something worthwhile with it. Adam was an inspired being. God breathed into him and he became a living being. An inspired, breathed into, being. Why […]