Light from Darkness in Today’s world

“Darkness cannot drive out darkness, only light can do that.  Hate can not drive out hate, only love can do that” Dr. Martin Luther King.             Dr. Martin Luther King originally spoke these words during a sermon on loving your enemies in 1957.  At the beginning of my life in 1963, this sermon, along withContinue reading “Light from Darkness in Today’s world”

The Bacteria of Anxiety

“Who of you worrying can add a single hour to your life?” Luke 12:25 (NIV) Anxiety can and will quietly sneak up and infect us before we even know we’ve been infected. I believe anxiety is one of the devils’ favorite weapons he wields today. Anxiety is debilitating spiritually, physically and emotionally. Symptoms of anxiety:Continue reading “The Bacteria of Anxiety”

Living Your Best Self

Aristotle said, “Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.”  Knowing yourself; most will say that they know themselves pretty well. But do they? Or a good question for myself, “Do I?” In reading this, you may be thinking, “I do know myself.” Allow me to pose these questions to you. Does what you doContinue reading “Living Your Best Self”

Power in Joy

  What is the difference between happiness and joy?  Great question.  Happiness occurs usually out of external circumstances or event.  Joy springs forth internally – from your soul.  We all know how to find happiness it’s fairly easy to achieve.  Joy, on the other hand supersedes happiness and can engulf you at the happiest ofContinue reading “Power in Joy”

Jesus, The Good Shepherd

Let’s talk about Sheep.  Sheep is used as a metaphor for Mankind over 50 times in The Bible. 32 of those 50 mentioned verses were spoken by Jesus. Sheep are very social creatures.  They like to be among their flock because being around their kind provides a peaceful protected feeling for them.  They are meek,Continue reading “Jesus, The Good Shepherd”