One Final Round

One Final Round

The last enemy that will be destroyed is death. (I Corinthians 15:26) Whether it is golf, boxing, exercise, or even life itself, the final round can be a brutal but welcome event. I’ve never boxed, but I have played golf. Whether it was a great day of incredibly lucky...
Life Happens in an Instant

Life Happens in an Instant

Man is like a breath; His days are like a passing shadow. (Psalm 144:4, NKJV) Life happens in an instant — one way this moment, then completely different in the next. We define “instant” as a quick or very short moment of time. That instantaneous moment involves the...
Perhaps Today, Dad

Perhaps Today, Dad

Billy died when he was eleven years old. Affectionately known as Billy, he was an active little boy. Growing up on a farm in the south Saskatchewan prairies of Canada held countless adventures–miles of open prairie to explore, prairie gophers to hunt, cows to...
My Heart Hears Heavenly Music

My Heart Hears Heavenly Music

A song resounds within me – a familiar tune, yet incomplete. The absent anthem of my soul; the misplaced music of my heart. Infused before time began, its melody beckons with angelic whispers; Awakening with midnight call, arousing my senses with its lingering...
What Does Jesus Look Like?

What Does Jesus Look Like?

I’ve buried far too many people in my life. Too many funerals, too many missed opportunities for one last goodbye, too many loved ones missing from the holiday gatherings. At a recent home-going of a dear friend, I tried to visualize what she experienced as she awoke...
God Wants to Know – Part 9

God Wants to Know – Part 9

“What shall I do, then, with Jesus who is called the Messiah?” Pilate asked. (Matthew 27:22) The most important question you will ever answer is, What will you do with Jesus? It is not arbitrary; an answer must always be given. This question comes to everyone to...