The Good Kind of Surprise

The Good Kind of Surprise

How many of you enjoy surprises? I’m not talking about the kind of surprise that alters our lives by way of natural calamities, news of a life-threatening condition, or a devastating event. Unfortunately, those unwelcoming surprises can traumatize us for years...
The Story of Angela’s House

The Story of Angela’s House

Two weeks ago I was sitting in my chair. My chair beckons me to come and sit awhile. It seems Jesus sits there waiting for me to join Him. In my chair, my heart and mind are always able to focus more clearly on His presence. I’ve grown to love my chair. It’s there I...
Embracing The Winter Seasons of Life

Embracing The Winter Seasons of Life

Living most of my life in Pennsylvania. I’ve always enjoyed the four seasons and have very fond memories of the winter season. However, after a few months of playing games, enjoying outdoor activities like ice skating, sledding, and drinking lots of hot chocolate we...
In This Life You Will Have Troubles

In This Life You Will Have Troubles

We seem to be surprised when tragedy or trouble comes knocking on our door. Yet, Jesus said, “In this life, you will have troubles”. It’s what happens on this imperfect planet called Earth. Troubles and tragedy impact us and can change our destiny. The choices we...
Free Indeed

Free Indeed

The word “free” is music to my ears. Every time I say it, I can feel freedom flowing from the top of my head to the soles of my feet. Each time I sign “free indeed” inside another copy of my business memoir, Twist of Faith, I breathe a prayer of thanks. And I smile....
Fame, Faith, & Effectiveness

Fame, Faith, & Effectiveness

Mother Teresa may be one of the most effective people of our lifetime. She would know what it means to be faithful. Her mission in life was to care for the most impoverished children of India, and that’s exactly what she did until she died at the age of 87. For those...