FRIENDSHIP

Friendship is one of the most important things this world has to offer us. But, it’s not just of this world. Jesus also offered us friendship. A friend is someone you can count on. Stop and think how amazing it is. Just like your friends ...

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Choose A Door

How may doors do you go through each day? Most of the time we don’t even think about it as we step from one room to another, enter or leave a building, etc. When going to visit someone do you ever think of what you ...

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Following the Pilot Car…

This story, “You’re the Man” is from Deep Roots, my latest book.  The ending of the story relates about “The Pilot Car”… You’re the Man I’d never heard of the Broken Wings Award until recently. I haven’t met helicopter pilot Edwin Steve Coleman, one of ...

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Are you beginning or ending?

Today is Friday. Some perceive this day as the end of the week while others see the beginning of the weekend. Which one are you? A beginning or an ending. Does it really matter? Not really. Check out Revelation 21:6, “He said to me: “It ...

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Draft Synopsis of ‘As The Crow Flies.’

This is an one-page synopsis Draft for my next novel, As The Crow Flies. It’s about 30% too long. What can I cut and not lose the story flow for you? Also, this is an early draft and I’m soliciting all suggested corrections, grammar, etc. ...

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Fri. Feb. 18

The Battle of the Dragon and the Yellow Jacket A note for Sat. Feb. 19 Today is a special day of remembrance. It’s the birthday of my friend, Ricky Gallien. His family and thousands of friends still miss him… and always will. On this day, ...

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“You’re the Man!”

Today’s Quote: “A friend is a present you give to yourself.”  -Robert Louis Stevenson Lord, thank you for the wealth of friends you’ve given. Amen. You’re the Man (From Deep Roots, by Curt Iles) I’d never heard of the Broken Wings Award until recently. I ...

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Thur. Feb. 10

Today’s Proverb: “Idle hands make one poor, but diligent hands bring riches.” -Proverbs 10:4 Today’s Quote:  “Enough is as good as a feast.” -John Heywood Unused Power Manuel “Curt” Green was one of those country men who had never been anywhere, nor desired to, until ...

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Wed. Feb. 8 Melons, Bears, Lions, and Giants

Quote for the day: “To like and dislike the same things, this is what makes a solid friendship.”  -Sallust Today’s Proverb (Wisdom says…)  I love those who love me, and those who search for me find me. Proverbs 8:17 Melons, Lions, Bears, and Giants “God ...

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Saturday, Feb. 5

Someone asked me recently,“Do you still have your can of Baptist Beer?” Sure I do. Scroll down to see a photo of it. Read below for the full story.   Baptist Beer It’s lunchtime at The City of Hope. It is the first Saturday after ...

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Wed.Feb. 2 Being Generous

Thoughts on Generosity… Matt Farmer’s Barn   It is the first Sunday we’ve had church since Rita.  Much of our community is still scattered over four states but many are returning home to clean up.  Most homes are still without electricity and water pressure is ...

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Mon.Jan.31: Thoughts on True Grit

Grit… What is it? Today’s quote:  “I am not the most successful or most talented person in the world, but I succeeded because I keep going, and going, and going.”  -Sylvester Stallone I heard a speaker recently refer to it as “DQ.”  Don’t quit. Grit ...

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Thur. Jan. 27

This is the day the Lord has made… At every crossroads on the path that leads to the future, tradition has placed 10,000 men to guard the past. -Maurice Maeterlink     This quote comes from the Twitter post of Peter Radu.

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Wed. Jan.26

DETERMINATION: “Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other.” -Abraham Lincoln Today’s Proverb: The one who digs a pit will fall into it, and whoever rolls a stone– it will come back on him.  -Proverbs 26:27 Dry ...

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