This site has been developed as a place for my “musings” from a passage, or passages, from my morning devotional readings. Usually as I read, there is something that flips a switch, and makes me start thinking. These devotional thoughts are not planned, I don’t know what I am going to write about when I get up in the mornings. I don’t do drafts, and then spend a lot of time editing and correcting. It is obvious that my grammar is atrocious, that my sentence structure is not real good. What you will generally find is a story; a story about my life, a movie, book, current event — a passage will be tied to the story — and then an application for each of our lives, I hope that this site is a blessing for you.
There it was, bigger than Dallas, an ad on Facebook offering a free copy of the Christian Standard Bible from Holman Publishing Company. My wife would be the first to tell you, that I really don’t need another Bible; but I didn’t have a print version of the CSB, so I went ahead and sent … Continue reading A Review of the “Christian Standard Bible”
Our society is challenged by “things”! Culture has made most people develop a really bad case of the “wants”. Everyone is chasing the American dream — I want to make it big, so I can have everything I want. Lotteries, casinos, multi-level marketing, all kind of treasure hunts on television, and a multitude of other … Continue reading “A Case of the WANTS”
For a number of years, at both Fowler Equipment and Arkansas Insulation, I began the day by making a “to do” list. On this list I would enumerate the things that I needed to get done that day, and then try to list them by order of importance. At the end of the day, I … Continue reading “Priorities”
As the year 2017 is drawing to a close, I am finishing up the daily devotional book that I have been using. Each morning I have begun the day with a reading from One Year with Jesus, “365 daily devotions based on the chronological life of Christ.” This book is published by Tyndale House Publishers, … Continue reading “The Prayer of Jesus”