Vision Ever since starting this blog and associated Facebook page, I have prayed about and pondered over why I do this. Is it extend what I share at nursing homes? Is it to start Bible studies reaching singles (as I was one until eight years ago) and college students (as I was one when I […]

How Can I Pray for You? As this ministry is evolving, I would be thrilled to pray for you–whether you are happy or sad–whether it is a need for adoration, confession, thanksgiving, or supplication. Please send an email to colossians32@cableone.net; and I will make sure your request is presented to the Lord.

The month of June has always been an important month for me. Not only was I born in June, but eight years ago on my birthday I married my help-meet. Other events in my life that have happened in June include moving to England a few weeks before my fifth birthday, and moving back to […]

My former pastor at Live Oak First Baptist, Gilbert Kendrick, made good use of rhetorical questions when I came to him for advice on my career or Christian walk. With this in mind, I have some rhetorical questions for my friends to ponder–questions I have sought the answers to for many years. 1) When is […]

Each chapter in Jonah has its own theme:  Chapter 1 presents Jonah running away from God; Chapter 2 presents Jonah running back to God; Chapter 3 presents Jonah running next to God; and Chapter 4 presents Jonah running ahead of God. I want to focus on Chapter 4, as I feel that in the last […]

Colossians 2:6-10 King James Version (KJV) 6 As ye have therefore received Christ Jesus the Lord, so walk ye in him: 7 Rooted and built up in him, and stablished in the faith, as ye have been taught, abounding therein with thanksgiving. 8 Beware lest any man spoil you through philosophy and vain deceit, after the tradition of […]

Colossians 3:1-4 New American Standard Bible (NASB) Put On the New Self 3 Therefore if you have been raised up with Christ, keep seeking the things above, where Christ is,seated at the right hand of God. 2 [a]Set your mind on the things above, not on the things that are on earth. 3 For you have died and your life is hidden […]