If someone asked you, “Who are you?” what would your first thought/response be? Would you say, I’m a - father/mother, teacher, Yankees fan, American, divorcee, cancer survivor, registered Republican, accountant, mountain climber, ex-con, CEO? Who are you? Does your identity (for good or bad) come from your sports interests, your successes or mistakes, how you … Continue reading Good Stock
I have a 'condition' I'd like to share with you. The mental health community might label it as - Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD). Defined by The National Institute of Mental Health as "a common, chronic and long-lasting disorder in which a person has uncontrollable, reoccurring thoughts (obsessions - fear of germs, need to have things symmetrical … Continue reading Obsessive Compulsive – Blessing
A Prayer "I had not found my purpose. Part of my daily prayer was, 'Lord, lift me up and let me be a better witness to You and for You, and somehow reach more people.' " Since 1979 that simple yet selfless prayer led to millions of dollars finding its way into the hands of … Continue reading Changing the World – 1 Person at a Time
The date was Friday, July 24, 2015 - approximately four months into Stacy Walker's third pregnancy. Stacy and her husband, T.Y., received startling news about their unborn baby boy. He was diagnosed with Dandy-Walker Malformation. Due to this condition, part of the brain that coordinates movement, called the cerebellum, develops abnormally. The main part of the … Continue reading Diagnosis: Dandy-Walker Malformation
If you had asked me a year ago what my definition of beauty was, I probably would have told you without hesitation, that German Shepherd Dogs were my definition of beauty. I loved everything about them: their wolf-like appearance, their intelligence, loyalty, obedience; trainability for search and rescue, drug detection, and as guide dogs to … Continue reading Me, An Idol Worshipper?
Today I'd like to share with you a prayer of thanksgiving to my Savior and LORD of my life, Jesus of Nazareth. I have had this prayer of thanksgiving in my heart and mind for a few years but have not known what to do with it. In the last few days, (by the prompting … Continue reading A Prayer of Thanksgiving – Here I Am Lord. Send Me.
What do men of the Bible: Noah, Joseph, David, Peter, Paul, and Epaphroditus have in common? In times of trouble, God met Noah, (builder of the ark); Joseph, (slave in Egypt, at the hands of his brothers); David, (hunted by jealous King Saul); Peter (the apostle); Paul, (missionary, church founder, New Testament writer), and Epaphroditus, … Continue reading →