Tag Archives: rough around the edges

My struggle to understand the #covid-19 US crisis

So 23 million people have had the flu this year in the United States and 16000 of them have died. These numbers are far greater than for the coronavirus, where we just reached a thousand deaths throughout the US. Why … Continue reading

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You can’t change the past. But you should face it!

I can not change the past. But I can live for Jesus today. I will do my best for Him. Every good thing I do is only because of Christ’s goodness to me. My best achievements are gifts I offer … Continue reading

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Disconcerted Mayhem or Everlasting Beauty?

Life is not all pretty bow ties & lace. It is also messy piles of disconcerted mayhem. But even these challenging circumstances can be good, if you allow God to guide you through it all with loving grace. He will … Continue reading

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Sensei Tim’s Makiwara

Among other unusual things that I treasure that would not mean much to other people is this device I have built in my basement. It is called a makiwara. It is an old school karate training device. I thought a … Continue reading

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Training and Praying #Shotokan

When I’ve got a lot on my mind, praying and training go hand-in-hand. Karate Training often helps me release distracting thoughts, that keep me from focusing and concentrating on what God wants me to see. Training often becomes a form … Continue reading

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Spiritual Vision

I am aware that I often see in the Spirit. How do I explain this? Supernatural vision in Christ is comparable to physical x-rays used in the medical field. Medical experts have developed specialized equipment that helps them see inside … Continue reading

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In Memory of a good friend; Billy Burcham.

2/2/2018 Tonight, Dawn & I paid respects to the family of a very dear friend who passed last Sunday; Billy Burcham. Billy was a 2nd father to me. 7 year’s ago, he became a devoted friend when I struggled to … Continue reading

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