So you had an expectation of something — that’s how it starts. Then you feel that you deserve that expectations fulfillment. Excitement follows. Expectation grows and an adrenaline rush ensues. … Continue reading The psychology of disappointment
When we think of hunger, we think in terms of the absence of food. But being hungry can actually represent any phase of your life where you are trying to … Continue reading How hungry are you?
It’s a shame that we have to have a season to tell us to be jolly. Some of us spend most of our year angry, holding grudges, seeking revenge and … Continue reading Tis the season to be . . .
Happy New Year! This is the time for reflection and change in our lives and hopefully life’s lessons have taught us well enough that we are heeding the call and … Continue reading We were robbed!
Today I turn 49 years old. It is hard to believe that when I was 16 years old I did not think I would make it to age 30. It … Continue reading Happy birthday to me
You know the old saying that if you let something go and if it comes back to you, then it truly belongs to you? I just wonder how practical the … Continue reading Is it really yours?
It seems as though God should get praise and glory for the things he has given us and done for us. No one would argue that we serve an awesome … Continue reading We owe him praise
We are consciously aware of the spiritual warfare going on inside of us. The physical world that we live in is a manifestation of that war. When we see the … Continue reading How bright is your light?
This past week saw the taking down of the confederate flag in South Carolina and it was not without its controversies. Highlighted in that week was congressional sparring about the … Continue reading Accepted
I struggle with the evils of this world. But I’m struggling more with the hypocrisy of America. Only in America does it matter how you were killed and the circumstances … Continue reading Our hypocrisy
If God only gave us 10 times during our life to lose our cool and then we would die, I wonder how many of us would still be here? God, … Continue reading My anger belongs to me
We are a society of extremes — and it doesn’t have to be that way. The way things are going we will of course destroy our planet and ourselves. There … Continue reading No middle ground