Thoughts About “Why I Hate Religion, But Love Jesus” Video
Nov15

Thoughts About “Why I Hate Religion, But Love Jesus” Video

This last week a video titled “Why I Hate religion, But Love Jesus” went viral on YouTube.  At the time of this writing it had  11,514,233 views.  Not only did the video go viral but it caused many video replies both in agreement as well as disagreement. We each have our own opinions when it comes to religion. We have our own type of relationship with Jesus and we each are at different levels when it comes to learning and...

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What Attributes Do You Look For In A Mate
Sep24

What Attributes Do You Look For In A Mate

Perhaps the reason there is so much divorce in this country is related to how men and women choose each other.  The other day I was in a conversation with several women and one man.  The conversation had moved to relationships and the man ask: “What kind of attributes do you ladies look for in a mate?  Good looks, personality, money?  Please be honest” Well the women began to to answer and here are just some of the...

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My Own Little World
May23

My Own Little World

Yesterday while mowing the back 40 I was stung twice by two separate wasps. I immediately put some Benadryl lotion on the stings but that was not to stop the allergic reaction that followed.  My elbow and ring finger began to swell beyond recognition. I headed to the drug store and purchased some liquid Benadryl as well as some tablets.  Taking the liquid I figured in 20 minutes or so the swelling would go down…instead it...

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Losing Someone You Love
Dec20

Losing Someone You Love

What happens when you lose someone you love at Christmas? This is a question I am now dealing with.  I lost my uncle to cancer this weekend.  It wasn’t a surprise, he had been fighting for a year or so, but that doesn’t make it any easier.  My prayers go out to my aunt & cousins who lost their husband and dad.  They go out to my mom, my other uncle and aunts who lost their brother.  I too am sad, I will miss my uncle, I loved him...

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Derailed But Not Wrecked
Nov13

Derailed But Not Wrecked

Life is unpredictable.  You think you have things planned out and next thing you know you are blind sided with something that totally derails all the plans you had made.  Being derailed for a season doesn’t mean you are wrecked for life. Regardless of what derails your plans, whether it be divorce, job loss, or a death in the family, you can continue on with your life.  You may have different plans, you may be going down a...

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The Void
Oct25

The Void

Life happens.  There are times when a major life change occurs that you didn’t want and/or expect. When these changes occur, you can’t let it stop you.  It may slow you down a bit but you can’t let it stop you from living life.  With that said, that doesn’t mean it doesn’t knock the wind out of your sails.  Even after you start to regain your balance, you may still feel a sense of emptiness in the area in...

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