Live in the Moment

Several years ago, when my son and I spent one of our customary “Quiet Times” studying God’s Word together, I posed a question to him that I wanted both of us to discuss and then contemplate. And the question was this: “Is it possible to go an entire day without…

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Keeping Your Promises

How many times have people made promises to you they never kept? How many times has someone given you their word, only to treat it more like a political statement than a promise? How many times have you counted on someone to “be there” for you, but they let you…

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Is Pride a Problem in Your Life?

Even though we are unique in our own God-given ways, with our own unique vices, habits, hangups, and struggles, ONE struggle, in particular, that EVERY man has and battles with is his pride.  And when I say pride, I’m not talking about being “proud” of an accomplishment, achievement, sports team,…

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Don’t Be a Stumbling Block

One of my greatest fears in life is that my disobedience, lack of trust, failure to surrender, self-righteousness, and hypocrisy (among other things of the flesh) would cause others to stumble in their faith or in their pursuit of a relationship with God. I realize that “to whom much is…

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A-R-M Question: How Do You Forgive Yourself?

Many people struggle with Christianity and Christ’s call to “Forgive others as your Father in Heaven has forgiven you.”  And it’s especially difficult to forgive if the person who’s offended, abused, mistreated, take advantage of, lied on, betrayed, and/or manipulated you either denies they did it won’t even apologize for…

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The “Man Up” Anthem

Whether or not you’re a fan of “RAP”- (R)hythm (A)nd (P)oetry, this anthem is for ALL men – this generation and the next.  As I always say, “We’re males by BIRTH, but we are MEN by choice.”  It’s time to Man Up!  Join me in praying for the young men…

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Hurry Up and Wait!

One of the toughest things God often requires of us is to “wait on Him.” We’ve heard it all before, from the Spiritual perspective, “Wait upon the Lord and you will renew your strength” to the secular, “Good things come to those who wait,” and everything in between, but that doesn’t…

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Feed Your Spirit

In Romans 7:14-24, the Apostle Paul talks about a battle that rages within him. We all, as men, can relate to this battle; it’s the battle between doing what we know we should do and NOT doing what we know we shouldn’t. The battle is real, even if we choose…

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