Christian Living

Part 4 Help my unbelief

Mark 9:14 - 28 Peter, James, John, and Jesus are returning from an incredible time of prayer up a mountainside.   As they walk back into the village, they see a crowd gathered.  The angry gestures from familiar figures show that the rest of the disciples and some Pharisees are arguing.   And you know Jesus (the… Continue reading Part 4 Help my unbelief

Christian Living, Living deliberately

Part 2 Are you willing?

Matthew 8:1 – 4 Matthew remembers it well.  Jesus had just finished the Sermon on the Mount and was headed into Capernaum.  Probably not a long walk but an eventful one all the same.  Along that dusty trail sat a man living out a death sentence.  This story is recounted in three of the Gospels… Continue reading Part 2 Are you willing?

Christian Living

One on one with Jesus Part 1

I often hear someone say, “when I get to heaven I’m asking Jesus about…”  And I always think “no… no you won’t”.  Every person who met an Angel in the Bible fell to their knees and that’s from meeting a creature who was in the presence of God.  If second hand glory does that, you… Continue reading One on one with Jesus Part 1


Pray for Texas

My plan was to write the final installment on my series of things you learned in grade school and need to be doing today.  But I can’t.  See I’m from a little town in East Texas called Nederland.  It’s situated between the cities of Beaumont and Port Arthur, about 90 miles east of Houston.  Growing… Continue reading Pray for Texas