A new pair of jeans

This week started out on a low note. My anxiety was out of control. It was easily set off by my insecurity in my singing voice. I was asked to sing solos at various events. I worked on specific Christmas songs that meant a great deal to me. Unfortunately, for various reasons, they were not…

The Road Less Traveled

If we are to break free from the captivity of obesity, we have to take off the chains of conformity. We have to be different. We have to change. We have to allow ourselves to be transformed. Most people diet by following fads. I finally broke free of the fad diets. Now I eat a…

Failure and forgiveness

Be still before the Lord and wait patiently for him; do not fret when people succeed in their ways, when they carry out their wicked schemes. Refrain from anger and turn from wrath; do not fret—it leads only to evil. For those who are evil will be destroyed, but those who hope in the Lord will inherit…

The Refrigerator Door

Matthew 4:4 ESV But he answered, “It is written, “‘Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word that comes from the mouth of God.’” I remember many times from my youth where I would go to the refrigerator, open the door, and then hear my mother call out to me. “Kenny, we…

Goal!!

Romans 8:25 NIV But if we hope for what we do not yet have, we wait for it patiently. I finished college in three years. I took 15 hours my final summer to graduate a year early. I wasn’t smarter than the other students. I was simply in a hurry. I got married six months…