Monthly Archives: May 2020

When Cities Are Burning on Pentecost

You are made to be on fire for Jesus. The flame burns within you from the moment you belong to him. What does it mean when cities are literally burning down around you?

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Still Being Included: A Pandemic Need for You and Me

Those of us who like our solitude still need to be and feel included.

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You’re Going to Be All Right

Looking good on the surface but knowing something’s rotten underneath is a condition I’m quite familiar with. I’m glad Jesus knows how to get to the root of the problem.

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Pharaohs in My Neck of the Woods: Reminding Me to Rely on Jesus

Before Star Wars, George Lucas made a movie about growing up in the Central Valley of California and it had a little-known actor named Harrison Ford in a supporting role. Standing in the fields this morning made me think about … Continue reading

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You Woke Up? You’re Ahead of the Game, Even in a Pandemic

Even small accomplishments are accomplishments.

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‪Trial Courts and Christian Denominations Have Much in Common‬

Differences among and between Christians should not prevent true worship and fellowship in the Spirit of a Christ.

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When Your Rottenness Falls Away: some thoughts under my lemon tree about fruit of the Spirit

My lemon tree is defined by its excellent fruit, not the few rotten lemons that fall to the ground. When you belong to Jesus, you bear the fruit of the Spirit within you.

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Don’t Let Life Pass You By in a Pandemic: Late Season Fruit Can Be Sweet!

Our lemon tree decided to produce pounds and pounds of absolutely delicious fruit late in the season. Ever wonder if you could do the same?

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Saturday Night Fever: What Do Disco, Church and a Pandemic Have in Common?

I may or may not have owned a polyester shirt and velour pullover during the Disco Era.

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Grace Sticks to You, Whether You Feel It or Not

My backyard seems full of God’s grace this morning.

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