Kids running around after church are the coolest. I get nervous about head on collisions, but I love seeing them run through the sanctuary, climbing over the pews, and having fun.
I love being encouraged in the Lord. It is great to be optimistic, hopeful, and excited about what is next, whatever it is. God definitely changes people on the inside.
Waiting on God in prayer is a good thing. To have a calm assurance that even though anything could happen with people, good or bad, that God is good, and that He wants good for everyone that I care about.
The Word of God is like a sword, like a pillow for a tired head, like a bandage for a wound, like a clear sound to a deaf man.
The weeds in my yard grow faster than my roses. If they get much bigger, I am going to have to put tree stakes on them.
I have some very good friends, my wife being my best friend.
Christians ought to be hopeful in the Lord.
It is better to not be quick to judge or evaluate people, especially other ministers and churches. I am who I am, but I am learning lots by keeping my mouth shut and my eyes and heart open.
I have never, ever regretted going to a prayer meeting. Not once. I often wasn’t excited to go, but after being there, I have always been glad I went.
I can’t ever imagine turning away from Jesus ever again. I did once. I can’t imagine doing it again.
Nehemiah 1:11 O Lord, I pray, please let Your ear be attentive to the prayer of Your servant, and to the prayer of Your servants who desire to fear Your name; and let Your servant prosper this day, I pray, and grant him mercy…