Shake-Up To Wake Up

I have family in Israel, and the resilience of the Israelis is something. They need to listen for sirens all the time, and they have bomb shelters in their houses. We could do with some of that resilience, as coronavirus has made us so fragile in the United States. For the first time in thousands […]

A Special Mother’s Day Message

To all the mothers, who sacrificed in secret, lost sleep when their children were sick, and who were suddenly “not hungry” when that slice of pie was in front of them because someone else really wanted it. To all the mothers, that helped heal us from the wounds of puppy love and sat up waiting […]

The Time Of Passover Seder & President Trump’s Big Decision

When warfare and stress hit we are tempted to revert back to our old nature and thought patterns to get relief. We’re hearing people talk about the country being shut down for months while we’re dealing with coronavirus, but I think President Trump has already decided he wants to get businesses re-opened. Passover is upon […]

What Kim Clement Told Me…

Things the Lord is bringing to mind

When Kim visited our church he loved to go to Newport, Rhode Island. Quite often we would be intensely engaged in some activity or conversation and he would suddenly grow sullen and withdrawn. The first time this happened I asked if there was something wrong…. He looked at his watch and said, – “It’s 3PM and […]

Your Most Neglected Relationship May Surprise You

Emotional Intelligence author Daniel Goleman, once used the term “feeling tone” to describe the ultimate measure of communication. Communication involves a sender and a receiver. If you are sending accurate content but the feeling is off, your message is compromised by the feeling you mixed into it. I have often sent the wrong message when […]

5 Steps To Self Talk That Will Transform You

One of the most powerful factors in personal transformation is SELF TALK! If, as the Bible states, you are “transformed by the renewing of your mind,” how you think and what you say to yourself have to both be top factors in your transformation. So where do we begin? First, we need AWARENESS! The mischief regarding self […]

The Call That Excites Your Spirit

What to do? Surrounded by the pull of the “urgent” we often miss the “important.” Watch for what stirs the deepest part of you. Once you find what stirs your spirit you’ve likely found a universal need that will stir others also. Find a way to adapt this thing to meet the need others feel. […]