Image of God

I don’t normally rant about things and hopefully this doesn’t come across as one but sometimes enough is enough! So God created man in His own image; He created him in the image of God; He created them male and female. Genesis 1:27 Growing up I never thought it would be like this. I feel…

Where are you building?

While out camping for a week my family couldn’t help but notice so many nice RVs. There were many travel trailers and motor-homes much nicer than the one we were in. It was a wonderful opportunity to talk to the children about both being thankful and to remind them that our possessions don’t go with…

Gentle Rain

It is so pleasant to get away from the busyness that distracts us from the truly important. I have been sitting under an awning looking at these trees for over an hour. I’ve been listening to what must be the lightest rain I’ve experienced tap on the awning. The sound competes with the squirrel I…

Patience

The Lord does not delay his promise, as some understand delay, but is patient with you, not wanting any to perish but all to come to repentance. 2 Peter 3:9 CSB http://bible.com/1713/2pe.3.9.CSB What a wonderful, encouraging verse. When we think God is taking His sweet time, He is, for our good. He is patient with…

Yikes!

http://bible.com/1713/jas.4.11-12.CSB One of the most difficult things I think we have to do as Christians is balance the command to correct fellow believers (Matthew 18:15-17) with the command not to judge incorrectly (Matthew 7:1-3). When I read this passage from James it shows how serious this balance is. When we step out of bounds, we…

Seven Days Left

there are seven days left to help me in the fight against kids cancer. If you haven’t donated yet please consider donating below. https://greatcyclechallenge.com/Riders/DerekMeador I just finished a 12-mile ride that was supposed to be 20 miles except I had a flat and it’s 95 degrees. A pulse of 170 when I was only riding…