JAMES 11:43

Fallout from the COVID-19 Pandemic has included isolation, illness, anxiety, uncertainty, and death. It hasn’t been easy to find hope and optimism during these perilous times. Multiple daily reports of disease, doom, and gloom can be overwhelming. The other day, it occurred to me that the report of a thing is not necessarily an accurate … More JAMES 11:43


The current COVID-19 Pandemic is obviously like nothing we’ve experienced in our lifetime in the United States. We are painfully aware of the loss of life, lack of necessary medical supplies and equipment, limited medical staff in certain regions, and lack-luster response by some officials. Stay-at-Home, Social Distancing, and strict sanitary and sanitizing warnings have … More EACH ONE REACH A FEW

Captivity: Part 2

Contempt for Captivity Two weeks ago I shared that I’d been guilty, like the Children of Israel, of grumbling and complaining after having been delivered from situations of captivity. I confessed that I’d even sought to return to captivity, and in some cases did in fact return. When God had Moses lead the Israelites out … More Captivity: Part 2

Captivity: Part 1

THE COMFORT OF CAPTIVITY Most people have heard the story of Moses and how he lead the Children of Israel from captivity. In a nutshell, the Israelites had been slaves in Egypt, and God used Moses to deliver them to a land of their own. Once out of Egypt, the Israelites faced many trials and … More Captivity: Part 1