When is it OK to Hate?

When is it ok to hate? When is hate good? The Bible says in Ecclesiastes 3:1 “There’s a time and a season for everything under heaven” and then in verse 8 it says “There is a time to love and a time to hate”. So when is it ok to hate?  I mean, some of us […]

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June 21, 2016
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Disappointment

Hello, and thank you for stopping by to read my message for today. The theme for today is asking the question, “Have you ever dealt with disappointment?”  This past week, a dear lady from our church came up and told me she was very disappointed with me. I apologized for disappointing her but this made […]

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June 14, 2016
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Change It!

I would like to talk to you about things in our life that we don’t like or can’t accept. Do you know there are things we can change? Are there things in your life that you don’t like right now?  That you can’t accept? Are there things in your life that you haven’t liked but […]

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May 24, 2016
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The Myth of More

Today I want to talk to you about the “Myth of More”. Think about it, life isn’t about getting more; life is about giving more. I know that’s a lesson that I have to learn on a daily basis sometimes and sometimes on a moment by moment basis. It’s not what we get in life, […]

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May 17, 2016
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The Power of Small

I went to a 35 year anniversary celebration of a friend who has been pastoring a church for 33 of the 35 years and one of my favorite pastors was talking about being faithful in the little things. Zechariah 4:10 says, “The people should not think that small beginnings are unimportant.” Think about where your life […]

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May 4, 2016
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Mistakes

How many of us have been living a mistake free life? Nobody lives in mistake-free life. Look at the word mistake: there’s “mis” and then “take.” What is a mistake? It’s a miss. You try to do something and there was an error. In life we all make mistakes, but I thank God that it’s […]

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April 26, 2016
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Change Your Life

If you wanted change in your life, what would you do? Do we change everyone around us? Do we work on changing our spouse, our boss or our friend? How would you go about changing a life? The reality is that we can’t change anybody else. You can’t change your spouse, and the more you […]

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April 20, 2016
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Real Time Live from El Paso

This week Pastor JD Small joined my Real Time broadcast as we were live from El Paso! If you missed me earlier today, check out the recorded video. Pastor JD and I are attending the Thrive conference here in El Paso, but we are looking forward to being back in Lubbock at Trinity Church this […]

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April 12, 2016
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Hello Wonderful

When you look in the mirror, what do you see? I was reading a book the other day and I discovered that the English word for miracle comes from the Latin word Miro, which means “to wonder.” This is the same word from which we get the word mirror. So, the English word for miracle […]

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April 5, 2016
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All Success Comes Through Struggle

Did you know that the the things you enjoy from all your successes in life today are a result of the struggles you have overcome? If you have a successful marriage, you have had to struggle through the difficult times together. If you’re successful in business, you’ve had to overcome obstacles. If you’re successful in […]

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March 29, 2016
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