Learning with Mr. T. – finding our place in the world…

Don’t look out only for your own interests, but take an interest in others, too.Philippians 2:4 I could write an entire book chapter on this photograph. It marks everything that is wonderful about being almost three years old, and everything that is difficult about being temporary and uprooted - all at the same time. Mr. …

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From Manama to Liberia to Miami to Wake Forest: Photo-Friday

Think about what we have in Christ: the encouragement he has brought us, the comfort of his love, our sharing in his Spirit, and the mercy and kindness he has shown us. If you enjoy these blessings, then do what will make my joy complete: Agree with each other, and show your love for each other. …

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getting to the right kind of comfortable…

 I press on toward the goal for the prize of the heavenly call of God in Christ Jesus. - Philippians 3:14 This has been a busy week, full with: amazing photographs from Easter Sunday, fun pictures of our beautiful grandchildren, and then reflections on the death of our great friend, Sandee, late Wednesday evening (see: …

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Living a Great Story with Grace and Promise

I thank my God every time I remember you. In all my prayers for all of you, I always pray with joy because of your partnership in the gospel from the first day until now, being confident of this, that he who began a good work in you will carry it on to completion until the …

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if you want to be contented, happy, and positive – read this

Don't be selfish. Value others above yourselves. Focus your interest and your intention on the needs, concerns, and happiness of your spouse... your church community... your neighbor... coworkers... your friends... strangers... the homeless.... Follow Jesus.

Be that guy; be that woman; practice the Gospel of Love. Then answer the question about how positive you feel.

the secret of happiness

"I know what it is to be in need, and I know what it is to have plenty. I have learned the secret of being content in any and every situation, whether well fed or hungry, whether living in plenty or in want. I can do all this through him who gives me strength." - Philippians 4 …

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two years today! thankful to be here at WFPC (God’s “upward call”)

 Brothers and sisters, I myself don’t think I’ve reached it, but I do this one thing: I forget about the things behind me and reach out for the things ahead of me. The goal I pursue is the prize of God’s upward call in Christ Jesus. - (Philippians 3:13-14) This weekend marks two years since …

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