Tag Archives: Priorities

When Have I…?

He swore an oath to the Lord,     he made a vow to the Mighty One of Jacob: “I will not enter my house     or go to my bed, I will allow no sleep to my eyes     or slumber to my … Continue reading

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The Simplicity of True Enjoyment

So if we have enough food and clothing, let us be content. Teach those who are rich in this world not to be proud and not to trust in their money, which is so unreliable. Their trust should be in … Continue reading

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Sacrificing Family on the Altar of “God’s Work”

For if a man cannot manage his own household, how can he take care of God’s church? 1 Timothy 3:5 (NLT) Along the journey I have been involved in many different churches of different shapes, sizes and denominations. As a young … Continue reading

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What Really Matters

For I want you to understand what really matters, so that you may live pure and blameless lives until the day of Christ’s return. Philippians 1:10 (NLT) This Fourth of July holiday weekend was spent with a good number of … Continue reading

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Chapter-a-Day Luke 10

As they continued their travel, Jesus entered a village. A woman by the name of Martha welcomed him and made him feel quite at home. She had a sister, Mary, who sat before the Master, hanging on every word he … Continue reading

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Chapter-a-Day Exodus 23

"Bring the choice first produce of the year to the house of your God." Exodus 23:19a (MSG) It's good for me to regularly contemplate who, or what, is getting the "choice first produce" of my life.  I think about my … Continue reading

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