October 4, 2017

A Present of the Present: Focusing on Today

“Wherever you are, be all there.” -Jim Elliot   Satan will use the Past to mire us in quicksand, and he will use the Future to snatch away our Present. But God is assuring you he has both under control… […]
September 21, 2017

“Good” Distractions: Keeping Sight of Your Priorities

I have written several Putting Greens on the topic of busyness. I tried to make you see that the Villain (Satan) uses busyness as his #1 weapon against you. And the victims of this assault are our relationships—with the Lord and […]
September 7, 2017

The Hated Bath

The Kingdom of Sam is typically at peace these days. Years of internal strife and external warfare have given way to a quiet, contented normalcy. What a gift. However, I will say that, when life is constantly good and consistently […]
August 2, 2017

Bumping The Trajectory

I love to hike to the top of Tablerock. It is 3.6 miles to the top with a vertical climb of 2,000 feet. Not so easy. Along the way, there are several rock plateaus that afford beautiful views, and one […]