Shoveling the Wood Chips of God’s Word

Recently, after almost four months of waiting, I finally received a truckload of wood chips in my driveway for free. It felt like Christmas morning . . . until reality hit me. I had to move that gigantic pile! Quickly! With nothing but a shovel and a wheelbarrow!

The job suddenly seemed insurmountable.  Continue reading Shoveling the Wood Chips of God’s Word

Does God Tell People to Buy Jets?

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Jesse Duplantis, a Louisiana based televangelist, claims God told him to buy a $54 million Dassault Falcon 7X Jet. In his own words, here’s how the conversation with God went: “He said, ‘I want you to believe me for a Falcon 7X Jet.’ So I said, ‘Okay!’”¹ Continue reading Does God Tell People to Buy Jets?

Read the Bible, Not Life

Life is hard to read.  After much prayer, I found a girl last year I thought was the one.  I was sure of it.  I thanked God daily for her and we even talked marriage.  Then it was over.  Why?  What does that mean?  What is God trying to tell me? I can guess, but I don’t know.  Life is hard to read.   Continue reading Read the Bible, Not Life