Tag Archives: Jesus

The Karate Dream

The martial arts dream. One thing I have told my students repeatedly is that if you work on the martial arts long enough, you will discover that the martial arts will in turn work on you. It’s like a Subterranean … Continue reading

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Gratitude – 9 years sober today!

Today marks 9 years of sobriety, since my last drink of alcohol. (1)… All things considered, alcohol was the most destructive problem of my life. Some very good friends and 12 remarkable life changing steps helped me recover from alcoholism, … Continue reading

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The reasonableness and practicality of true Faith

An honest and real faith in Christ, balanced with a healthy dose of pragmatism & reason will equip you to face anything you have to face in life, one day at a time by the grace of God. Paul Johnson … Continue reading

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Think with your heart and be led by The Holy Spirit

Depending on Jesus is not a lack of self-confidence. It’s living in a state of a deep inner knowing. God moves by His Spirit & His Direction flows from His Rhema (living) knowledge to us, when we are in touch … Continue reading

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Silver Linings of Blessing hid in our clouds of pain!

Brokenness & Pain is an ongoing part of the human condition. Furthermore it’s plainly a part of life, even for Christians. But Pain can be a gift. The cross leads to resurrection, for those trusting in Jesus. The toughest trail … Continue reading

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Note to self: Jesus is the Prize!

Note to self: To achieve higher destiny, believe more & shoot higher, especially when you don’t feel like it. Bad days are the most important. It’s then, faith is tried & turns true. In your darkest, blow the dust off … Continue reading

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Why do I share Christ so much?

I am sure that many of you wonder why I’m always harping on spiritual topics. Hard question to answer. I know Paul felt similarly, because he said “woe is me if I preach not the gospel. It is like a … Continue reading

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