To think that God puts us in charge of our time! Now that’s a thought for poetry.
It’s a “faithful and wise servant” who performs his tasks “at the proper time” Mt 24.45. Wisdom is recognizing the opportunities that appear in our days, Gl 6.10, and knowing how to make the best use of time, because the days are evil, Ep 5.15-17. This wisdom in the use of time is often directed toward winning those outside of Christ, Cl 4.5. Continue reading →
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In the world, not everyone has an opportunity for success and acceptance. In the kingdom of God, to all are offered the same chance to serve Christ and to be used as an instrument of glory for his eternal project. Even the apostle Judas,
for he was counted as one of us and received a share in this ministry.
Acts 1:17 NET Continue reading →
My business associate Barbara Ann Oliver emailed me this afternoon that my book CHOOSE! has arrived from the printer today.
Our US representative (Barbara Ann is in Costa Rica right now) told her the book is in perfect condition and looks really good.
I’m anxious to get my hands on it.
Here’s the info that’s being sent out about the book:
CHOOSE! 13 Choices to Transform Your Heart and Soul is just in time for a great graduation gift, a personal motivator or a group study.
Life is not predetermined nor destined. People have great power in their choices. In almost poetical language, the author hones in on important choices such as contentment, gratitude, failure, health, humor, people, focus and ambition, among others.
“Well written, this book encourages and motivates the reader to make wise, scriptural choices in life. A book not easy to put down, it is excellent for the classroom, coffee table or as a gift.” – Glenda Williams, Geneva, Alabama
Here’s a study I used in our small group study last night to good effect.
With ten adults and innumerable kids that Leila and Amanda took to the park during our study, we had a good number, unusual for vacation month when so many travel. But several were out of school or off of work and showed up. Continue reading →