My Personal Journey

The Wonder of God

Today I am sitting on my back porch; it is Sunday afternoon on June 28th. Today is the one year anniversary of the day I went blind. It happened over three days June 26-27-28, 2014. About one third of my vision disappeared each day until I had no sight remaining. Now, thanks be to God…

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Changing Routines

Have you ever marveled at an Olympic gymnast or figure skater and just been amazed at their flawless routine? A well thought out routine that is continuously practiced becomes a habit for these athletes. These perfected routines are often rewarded by a perfect score from all of the judges. Sometimes routines lead to poor performances…

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I Didn’t See That Coming

I Didn’t See That Coming 4th Day LettersDecember 30, 2014 So here we are at that time of year when we tend to look back on the past year and make resolutions for the upcoming year. If you are like me, when you look back at last year, you will see that there are many…

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God Speaks Are We Listening

Do you make time to listen to God? Do you seek Him out in silence? As you read this, I am blessed to be on day two of a one week silent spiritual retreat. This is my 4th year in a row of experiencing a week of silence during the week before Thanksgiving. I am…

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Surrender

Have you ever contemplated just how little control we really have over life? Over the last couple of weeks, Betsy and I have kept you informed about my current medical situation. Last week my vision took a major turn for the worse, and since Wednesday I am no longer able to see. I have no…

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What The World Needs Now Is Love

“What the World Needs Now Is Love” was a popular song in 1965 with lyrics by Hal David and music composed by Burt Bacharach. Jackie DeShannon’s version of this song was released on April 15th andher song reached number 7 on the US charts in May of that year. To listen to this song Click…

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A Place In the Mountains to Pray

My 100th 4thdayletter was on August 27, 2013, “Open My Eyes Lord“. In that email I promised that I would soon tell you more about Broken Door Ministries. Today I want to share my vision with you and ask you to help me make this a reality. On October 2, 2012 God gave me the…

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Followship

Followship It was Feb. 5′ 1992′ when Chrysler’s new ad campaign featured Chairman Lee A. Iacocca uttering the phrase: “In the car business, you lead, follow, or get out of the way.”–It was a year of turbulence and tumult. That statement helped to lead the change to the new Chrysler, to save the company and…

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Play Button Only

Have you ever wanted to hit the REWIND BUTTON of life, and go back to your past to correct a mistake or sin that has negatively affected your life? Have you ever wanted to hit the FAST FORWARD button of life and peer into the future to see what it holds to help you overcome…

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