Why Do Things Have To Die?

Why Do Things Have To Die?

God never intended for man to die.  In fact He never intended for anything to die, but because of the rebellion of satan, death had to come in as judgment on mankind. God had placed two trees in the center of the garden of Eden.  He commanded man not to eat of one of...
Why Am I Having So Much Trouble?

Why Am I Having So Much Trouble?

When I was a child, a day was a very long thing.  After breakfast we had hours to play outside before being called home for lunch, and this repeated in the afternoon.  Time moved slower then, or so it seemed.  I remember long evenings when the family would sit outside...
Thank You For Loving Me

Thank You For Loving Me

I was thinking today, about why it is that sometimes the people who should love us don’t. Whether it is a parent, or a brother or a sister, sometimes it just happens; and nothing can be more painful…especially to a child.  It can have a life long impact. Pain comes in...
Practice Makes Perfect

Practice Makes Perfect

To become skilled at anything it takes time. Learning the finer touches that make your athletic, artistic, or musical talent stand out, requires practice, and a lot of it.  When someone who has spent their life practicing a musical instrument or a particular sport,...
What Happened When I Died.

What Happened When I Died.

I wasn’t dead long, but it was long enough.  It all started in the middle of the night.  I was sleeping.  My heart had been beating irregularly, and I had worn a heart monitor for several days with no conclusive results.  Then that night, I felt my heart begin to...