“Every knee shall bend in reverence…” – Musings from the Land of Israel

I’m currently staying at the “Sea of Galilee” Hotel in Magdala, Israel. The very town where Mary Magdalene lived. We have seen Caesarea, evil King Herod’s palace, the theater where gladiators fought, Capernaum, Mount Carmel, Tel Dan, Nazareth, the Mount of Precipice, the Road to Damascus, “The Gates of Hell”, pagan and idol worshipping grounds, … More “Every knee shall bend in reverence…” – Musings from the Land of Israel

As Thyself…

There is never, ever a time in the Bible where you will find a command, reminder, suggestion, story, parable or principle about loving yourself. We are never instructed to “find ourselves” or to work on our self-love. We are never told to spend time thinking of ourselves at all, actually. This can be confusing when … More As Thyself…

How to Connect with Your Kids in a Wireless World

I recently asked my Facebook friends to tell me some of their best memories as children when they truly felt connected to their parents. Answer after answer came in of my friends reminiscing about some of their favorite moments with their parents. Overwhelmingly, activities revolving around quality time were the top answers. Trips to the … More How to Connect with Your Kids in a Wireless World

It’s Your Funeral

James 4:14 “Whereas ye know not what shall be on the morrow. For what is your life? It is even a vapour, that appeareth for a little time, and then vanisheth away.” Unless the Lord comes back first, you and I have an appointment with death. Just picture imaginary countdown clocks over our heads. With … More It’s Your Funeral

I Am Not Enough

“I am not enough”: This may be the most unpopular phrase in today’s world. In a society that shouts at you, “You do you”, “You are enough!, “Do whatever makes you happy!” Just believe in yourself,” Love yourself first so you can love others better,” and my personal favorite, “If Mamma ain’t happy, ain’t nobody … More I Am Not Enough