Contentment

This mornings devotion, from Acts 26, was on Paul and being content. I’m encouraged, but I know that my encouragement may bother some as it is contrary to their desires or beliefs. However, I hope it serves as a tool to get you to where I believe God has for us. Contentment and a changed heart. […]

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A Blessing

Are you a blessing? Do you need a blessing? I’ve learned that when I focus on my lack, all I do is get depressed, struggle, and feel hopeless, but if I bless others, I’m blessed in return. I know financial struggles are a part of most people’s lives, especially in this economy. Many are working […]

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Our Daily Routine

My daily routine used to consist of my television being my alarm clock. I had it set to come on each morning at 7am. Matt Lauer and Katie Couric would say, “Good morning.” Julie and I would turn over, fix our pillows and watch the news. We’d get up, shortly after, and get ready for […]

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The Struggle of Loneliness

Tomorrow is my spiritual birthday. February 24th, at approximately 2:00, 1991, some 22 years ago. I was 22 years of age, when I surrendered my heart and life to The Lord Jesus Christ. It was with great exuberance and many tears, with much hope of Heaven and peace that I surrendered my heart and life. […]

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Learning to Love

This past week, I traveled to Kissimmee Florida for a few days, to the Exodus International Leadership Reunion. We had a number of teachings, lectures, worship, and round table discussions, which started out with a fun time around Super bowl kind of watching but mostly talking. I’ve been a part of Exodus for a number […]

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Facing Our Fears

Recently I’ve taken up mountain biking. It’s scary, but fun. I ride with a great deal of trepidation. On one of my last rides, with my well experienced friend Rex, he shared some words that were very profound that have stuck with me that I believe apply to us all on this journey out of […]

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Why Am I Here?

Have you ever been going through a circumstance and wondered why you were there? Why am I here? What purpose does this serve? What is God doing? Over the holidays, I traveled down to Macon Georgia, to display Hope For Wholeness and Truth Ministry at a statewide youth conference. There were crowds of youth and […]

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Fighting God

I encounter gay men and women fighting against God every day. I feel SO VERY fortunate that this was never me. While I’ve struggled with temptation, lust and occasional failures, my struggle has never been against God but a battle between my flesh and my spirit. After receiving Christ as Lord at 22, I continued to struggle. […]

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