Courage to Embrace Your Executioner

Courage to Embrace Your Executioner

I’ve killed many men in battle. As a Roman soldier, I’ve honed the act of killing to an art of precision. You are present, I have a sword, you die. Direct, simple, efficient. I’ve taken so many lives, the fading light in dying eyes no longer haunts me. I now consider...
What Does Your Heart Say About You?

What Does Your Heart Say About You?

As a face is reflected in water, so the heart reflects the real person. (Proverbs 27:19, NLT) Does your heart align with what you want people to believe about you? The “heart” is much different than a perception or projection. It refers to a person’s...
Until There is No Other…but Jesus

Until There is No Other…but Jesus

Until there is no other answer, solution, or focus but Jesus, this world will continue its chaos and turmoil. There has been much talk recently about patriotism / globalism, personal rights, and injustice. People protest one thing after another as each person or group...
It’s Warmer Nearer the Heat Source

It’s Warmer Nearer the Heat Source

I am the vine, you are the branches. Without Me you can do nothing. (John 15:5, NKJV) I would love it if my morning coffee stayed perpetually hot. Or at least until I drank it. It’s a fact of life (and the laws of thermodynamics tend to agree) that we generally cannot...