Tag Archives: friendship

Tolerating the Difficult

Some personalities can clash. It just happens. I truly believe that God places people in our life to teach us lessons. Some of my very best friends were placed into my life by God. When I met each of them, … Continue reading

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Toxic Relationships

We can avoid it as long as we want. We can take the elephant in the room and try to hide it, but let’s face it – it’s an elephant. We can try to deceive our mind into believing that … Continue reading

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Faithful Friends

It was a long journey here yesterday. After the flight to Utah, Megan and I could barely keep our eyes opened. I think our excitement gave us the adrenaline to travel in the car another hour and a half to … Continue reading

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Are You REALLY Listening?

Luke 9:43-45  While they were all amazed at his every deed, Jesus said to his disciples, “Pay attention to what I am telling you. The Son of Man is to be handed over to men.” But they did not understand … Continue reading

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Church Hopping

Interesting thing happened to me yesterday and today. God gave me an “ah-ha” moment. Yep, He sure did. A dear friend of mine passed away this week and his funeral services were last night and this morning. As I watched … Continue reading

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Prepping for Heaven

Isaiah 65:1-7 (from The Message) “I’ve made myself available to those who haven’t bothered to ask. I’m here, ready to be found by those who haven’t bothered to look. I kept saying ‘I’m here, I’m right here’ to a nation … Continue reading

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Shut Up and Eat Your Garbage!

Today I spent most of the day reworking a speech that I will be giving tomorrow. It was work. I had spent several weeks working out a plan for the speech. I had even rewritten it several times, but I … Continue reading

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Don’t Just Give, but Care

This morning as I awoke to read my morning paper two odd things happened: 1) Pete had made the coffee and it was ready for me 2) Pete unloaded the dishwasher I wanted to say something to him, but I … Continue reading

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Surrounded by Friends, Yet Alone

Life would be so much easier if I would just do what I want. Live for me only. Find success through my own eyes. Making choices that make only me happy (okay, and maybe a few of my best buddies). … Continue reading

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