Sacrifice is about laying down your life when no one will even know. Day 286

Sunday Scriptures

But the Lord is faithful, who shall stablish you, and keep you from evil. ~ 2 Thessalonians 3:3 Day 285

Saturday Sayings

Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.  ~ Winston Churchill Day 284

Separate and Married?

I was sitting in the airport a couple days ago, people watching. And I saw several older couples who looked very cute together. They looked like each other, they talked similarly, and you could see that they loved each other. It seems this is getting more and more rare today.  And I think some of it may stem from the fact that many couples lead separate lives. Husband works in his job and spends more time with his female coworkers than he spends with his wife. His wife works and it’s the exact same issue. They both have different friends. Wife goes and hits the gym with her friends while hubby hits the bar with his.  I think this is one of the biggest downsides to the industrialized and materialistic age. Husband has to be away from home for half...

Thankful Thursday

As I sat in an airplane yesterday looking out on the little mountain range of clouds and stared out on the beautiful blue horizon, it reminded me just how blessed we are. When I lay down outside on our trampoline late at night listening to the Rockies play over the radio I see beautiful stars. And I’m just blown away that God made this for us. If God didn’t create these stars and sent out the light, we wouldn’t see them for thousands of years. (It saddens me when people try to turn the story of Genesis into an allegory. They try to reduce the amazing glory of God and don’t believe that he could be God and all powerful in that way.) And as I sit and watch stars shoot across the sky I remember that, that could be our sun. We...