In 1965, The Impressions released a song written by Curtis Mayfield. People get ready, there’s a train a comin’ You don’t need no baggage, you just get on board All you need is faith, to hear the diesels hummin’ Don’t need no ticket, you just thank the Lord So people get ready, for the train… Read More
Opportunity is missed by most people because it’s dressed in overalls and looks like hard work. thomas edison You are not born a winner. You are not born a loser.You are born a chooser.
WATER . You really float my boat. I got a new pair of gloves today, but they’re both “lefts,” which on the one hand is great. But on the other hand, it’s not right. You never appreciate what you have until it’s gone.Toilet paper is a good example. The worst distance between two people is… Read More
So let us discern for ourselves what is right; let us learn together what is good. Job 34:4, NLT My child, don’t lose sight of common sense and discernment. Hang on to them. Proverbs 3:21, NLT My child, don’t lose sight of common sense and discernment. Hang on to them. 1 John 4:1, NLT
“If it seems too good to be true, it probably isn’t.” I have to remind myself of this over and over when I’m on social media or listening to the news, or viewing political ads. I have to move into my suspicious mode (not one I prefer), and be suspicious: if people or situations offer… Read More
A SLAVE NO LONGER Before the coming of this faith, we were held in custody under the law, locked up until the faith that was to come would be revealed. So the law was our guardian until Christ came that we might be justified by faith. Now that this faith has come, we are no… Read More
Why did I read this article on white privilege? I don’t even recognize I have it, because for me it’s just “normal.” How can normal be a privilege? I read this article because Kyle Korver is the son of my pastor, and I have great respect for them both and value their thinking. Another reason:… Read More