How to Avoid “What was I thinking” Fallout

I remember a rare snow day in Austin when I was in high school. We took genius advantage of the opportunity to be dragged around the streets behind a buddy’s car, on a spare tire connected by a long chain.  As we drove by my house doing our “redneck sled-ride” my mother emphatically communicated to… Continue reading How to Avoid “What was I thinking” Fallout

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays!

I made your blood boil with the title above, didn’t I?  I can hear you now…. “Happy Holidays – what is that?”  This is the time of year for:  Christmas carols, gifts, charity, good will…. and fighting THE WAR ON CHRISTMAS!  Apparently the term “Christmas” offends some because “Christ” is in it.  So society has opted… Continue reading Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays!

Happy Thanksgiving

I love these Christian holidays, don’t you?  You know – the big 3: Birth of Jesus Resurrection of Jesus Response to Jesus aka Thanksgiving Let’s remind ourselves of that famous Thanksgiving passage: Finally, brethren, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is of good repute, if… Continue reading Happy Thanksgiving

The Meaning of Life – LOVE (by way of Knowledge)

My people are destroyed for lack of knowledge…. (Hosea 4:6a ESV) Is your response to that verse, “amen” or “oh me?”  Now that I have your attention let’s discuss knowledge.  Remember we have been looking at a path that God wants His children to walk in this life.  He wants to equip us to represent Him… Continue reading The Meaning of Life – LOVE (by way of Knowledge)