Traveling Light


When I was about twelve years old, my family took a trip from Shreveport, Louisiana to Folsom, California to visit my grandparents. No, they were not inmates of Folsom prison, but they did live in that city. It was the first trip of this type we had ever made. It […] Read more »

A Pilgrim’s Process

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The great illusion about life is that we simply arrive at stages of success. We know that there are failures and mistakes, but we focus on the moments that we define as having arrived. What we forget or choose not to know, is that often our definition of success is […] Read more »

You Might be doing it Wrong

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Have you ever been convinced that something doesn’t work only to discover that you were doing it wrong? I drive a 2002 Ford F-150 crew cab. It has 187,000 miles on it and they are all mine. For 12 years this has been my vehicle and I know where everything […] Read more »

Don’t take that Leap!


We’ve all heard the old expression that something is going to require a “leap of faith”, but is there really such a thing? We are instructed to walk by faith, but are we ever supposed to leap? Does God put chasms in our path and ask us to make a […] Read more »

Resistance can be Helpful


It is quite normal to want to avoid unnecessary resistance regarding our choices, plans dreams etc… However, if we make our plans, formulate our dreams and determine our choices based completely on the avoidance of resistance, opposition or obstacles we may encounter, we can go ahead and give up on […] Read more »

1 year anniversary of BLM

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Anniversaries are important for many reasons. If you don’t believe me, just ignore one and see how your spouse responds. Anniversaries are an opportunity to commemorate an important and meaningful event. They allow us to remember the start of something and remind us of its value. One year ago my […] Read more »