The Final Bow.

Jesus said, “It is finished.” With that, He bowed His head and gave up His spirit. John 19:30 (NIV) The final bow or curtain call occurs at the end of a performance when a crescendo of applause draws performers back to the stage to take a bow and lets the audience know the show is over. […]

My Chariot Awaits…

Then the Lord opened the servant’s eyes, and he (the servant) looked and saw the hills full of horses and chariots of fire all around Elisha. II Kings 6:17 Your chariot, m’lady. I can just see the dashing gentleman in tux and tails, hand gestured toward an open, gilded chariot, ushering me inside, onward to […]

As Is.

We fix our eyes not on what is seen, but on what is unseen. For what is seen is temporary, but what is unseen is eternal. II Corinthians 4:18 I can appreciate the concept, “What you see is what you get.” To a point.  A few days ago we listed our house of twenty years. Reasons […]

Along Came a Cowboy.

You shall have no other gods before me; You shall not make for yourself an idol in the form of anything in heaven above or on the earth beneath or in the waters below. Exodus 20:3-4 But seek first His kingdom and His righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well. Matthew […]

How I Struck it Rich.

Poor, yet making many rich; having nothing and yet possessing everything. 2 Corinthians 6:10b (NIV) You know those get rich quick schemes? Why would I give them more than a millisecond of thought?  Because I want more? Because I want the broad road to wealth? Because the development of character can be a long and […]