Puncture

A fiery dart, a flaming arrow, the spear of a Roman soldier. All three have the purpose to puncture as the tip plunges into the mark in which it was intended. Its sole purpose, to neutralize and eliminate the threat.  What is the threat? Anyone or anything making advances for the Kingdom of God.  My …

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Burned to a Crisp

From Exodus to Revelations the Bible references being burned to a crisp. Maybe it's because I'm from Texas, but my first image immediately goes to the uncontrollable burn of wild fires. They're so destructive and hold no tender spot or mercy for any one or any thing in its path. Often times wildfires happen naturally, …

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Always Remembered – Never Forgotten

"No one has greater love than this, that someone would lay down his life for his friends." John 15:13 (NIV) Most of us have Monday off as a holiday. It is Memorial Day - a day where we honor those who gave their life for our freedom while serving. For the surviving soldiers, all the …

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Danger – Thin Ice

I met him today. Frail, weak and tired he sits motionless with his eyes closed in an easy chair. I can tell he's a tall man too. My friend quickly introduces him to me connecting the dots as to why I am here. It takes a lot of strength to work your way out. "Out of where?" you may ask...

Two promises – One Way

There is nothing mystical about our Savior, when, how and to whom He was born, and what He came here to do. Likewise, there is a very real opposing enemy. In lies "Two Promises" in scripture below, but only "One Way". "The thief comes only to steal and to kill and to destroy. I have …

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Kicking and Screaming

Sitting in a sushi restaurant on a Friday, December 19, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. with my best friend Lisa... I got the call.- Lisa & me -It was my OB/GYN. She vacillated on whether or not to call being that it was a Friday night and all, but if it were her . . . …

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Comfort Wipes Away Tears

I am always taken aback for a brief moment when I receive word my Hospice Austin relationship has come to a close. Comfort wipes away tears when my perspective quickly shifts to the truth knowing it is simply just the beginning. It is the beginning of an eternal life with our King Jesus. I am …

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