Prep Work

And when they came nigh to Jerusalem, unto Bethphage and Bethany, at the mount of Olives, he sendeth forth two of his disciples, And saith unto them, Go your way into the village over against you:and as soon as ye be entered into it, ye shall find a […]

Just Around the Bend

“For we walk by faith, not by sight” 2 Cor. 5:7 Clingmans Dome is located in the Great Smoky mountains national park in Tennessee. It’s the highest point in the park and it has an observation deck that offers views of over 100 miles in every direction. A […]

Daddy’s Arms

“The name of the Lord is a strong tower: the righteous runneth into it, and is safe.” – Proverbs 18:10 I am the father of beautiful twin baby girls. In a few weeks, they will be a year old. They never cease to amaze me with all they […]

Shattered

And the one went out from me, and I said, Surely he is torn in pieces; and I saw him not since: Genesis 44:28 Sometimes no matter how hard we try, things seem to work out differently than we had planned. This was the case one day as […]

Charlie Benter

I waited patiently for the Lord; and he inclined unto me, and heard my cry. He brought me up also out of an horrible pit, out of the miry clay, and set my feet upon a rock, and established my goings. Psalm 40:1-2 His name was Charlie Benter. […]

Passing Clouds

“For ever, O Lord, thy word is settled in heaven.” – Psalm 119:89 I was working one day in a gas station parking lot to repair some inoperative pole lights. We have various methods for working on these type of light fixtures. Depending on the height of the […]

Jesus Preached from a Boat

” And it came to pass, that, as the people pressed upon him to hear the word of God, he stood by the lake of Gennesaret, 2 And saw two ships standing by the lake: but the fishermen were gone out of them, and were washing their nets. 3 And […]

When All Else Fails…..

“In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths” Proverbs 3:6 I arrived at the job site with a truck load of assorted parts and 33 pages of blueprints. We had been hired to install some equipment at a local distribution center. I had never […]

Darkness and light

“This then is the message which we have heard of him, and declare unto you, that God is light, and in him is no darkness at all. If we say that we have fellowship with him, and walk in darkness, we lie, and do not the truth: But […]