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No more Fear

This message has been taken and adapted from a blog post that I made pre-2007, back when yahoo! had blogs. I didn't keep all of the posts I made there although I wish I had but this particular topic has stuck with me throughout my journey. I pray it is a blessing to you. "This … Continue reading No more Fear

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Commitment & Consistency

I was reflecting upon life earlier and the Lord brought to my remembrance one of the first major papers that I wrote in graduate school which was titled "Commitment & Consistency". In the case of that paper, it was discussing ways that the library can market itself and these are some of the major characteristics we … Continue reading Commitment & Consistency

Guard your heart

****I intended to post this last week, but in an effort to be a "perfectionist" I decided to hold on to it. I also wanted to find an image that I thought could adequately illustrate guarding your heart. So, after letting it sit for a few days, I share some insight I gained. I pray … Continue reading Guard your heart

Making Eternal Decisions Based on Temporary Situations

As a person of faith it really saddens me to see the world that we are living in and the huge amount of  discouragement that is prevalent throughout our various communities today: faith, family, school, etc. We just cannot seem to get away from discouragement. It is normal to encounter problems and situations and get … Continue reading Making Eternal Decisions Based on Temporary Situations

Too Many Opinions

I think that most of my writings are random but sometimes I think those (random writings) are the best ones. I've started several posts that I have not completed because I've yet to receive divine inspiration to complete these posts because I know there is a word and message in those particular subjects. Today I … Continue reading Too Many Opinions

Grace

Merriam-Webster defines grace as: a: unmerited divine assistance given humans for their regeneration or sanctification b: a virtue coming from God c: a state of sanctification enjoyed through divine assistance a: approval, favor a: a charming or attractive trait or characteristic There are about 8 different definitions of grace with many subsets under each, so … Continue reading Grace

“It’s not that easy”

One of my favorite movies from the past few years  is War Room. If I could sum this  movie up I would say it's about prayer, hurting/struggling marriages, and God's power to restore and reconcile us to him and to our families. I actually think the tagline on the movie poster (below) says it all … Continue reading “It’s not that easy”

Frustration with loose Biblical standards regarding marriage and divorce

I will preface this post by saying that I wrote this back on July 14, 2014. My initial audience for this particular post was under family in the forums of a christian website that I am a member of. I never posted this message there, but I also have never again entered into  this area … Continue reading Frustration with loose Biblical standards regarding marriage and divorce