Tuesday, July 22, 2014

When I first began working on a shrimp trawler I was convinced that the captain should be on the stern of the boat helping me with the work I was doing rather than sitting in the wheelhouse, enjoying the captain’s chair,

Saturday, March 1, 2014


Matt 18:7-9
7 Woe unto the world because of offences! for it must needs be that offences come; but woe to that man by whom the offence cometh!
8 Wherefore if thy hand or thy foot offend thee, cut them off, and cast them from thee: it is better for thee to enter into life halt or maimed, rather than having two hands or two feet to be cast into everlasting fire.
9 And if thine eye offend thee, pluck it out, and cast it from thee: it is better for thee to enter into life with one eye, rather than having two eyes to be cast into hell fire.

Have you met any one-eyed or one-handed Christians

Tuesday, September 10, 2013


Rom 14:17-18

17      For the kingdom of God is not meat and drink; but righteousness, and peace, and joy in the Holy Ghost.

18      For he that in these things serveth Christ is acceptable to God, and approved of men.

          The Kingdom of our God is made visible through men and women living in righteousness, peace and joy in the Holy Ghost: a present righteousness which is a gift; a present peace which is moment by moment actively won; a present joy manifested in the prophetic vision of those things always set before us.  These three attributes are the outworking of an inner work of the Holy Ghost.  These three attributes make us acceptable to our God: we are reconciled by them to our heavenly Father.  They also bring us into favor with men: we can be trusted.  This is the beginning of