Under Pressure

  https://youtu.be/kSP1K4bGSio   Under Pressure   Scripture Text: James 1:19-21   Introduction: We're going to go through all kinds of emotions when we're struggling.  Some of them are natural and help us to process what's going on.  Some make things worse, though.   In a way it may feel as though I'm coming down on … Continue reading Under Pressure

Praise or Complain

  Being negative is easy.  Have you ever stopped to think about that?  On any given day we can easily list a hundred things that have gone wrong, but recognizing that day's blessings can be a little more of a challenge.  In my world of church ministry I can ask for prayer requests, critiques, or … Continue reading Praise or Complain


Letters don't quite hold the same power that they used to, unless they are all that you have.  Before smart phones and the internet there was a day when letters held people together.  They connected loved ones in spite of great distances.  In spite of whatever physical obstacles were  in the way,  letters had the … Continue reading Letters