Christianity

You see all over the internet how adults want to stop younger people from bullying each other at school, while at the same time refusing to acknowledge that those who have fallen short of their standards are silently excluded from their lives. Let us not forget, that if you have

I’m a Christian who works on the American mission field.  I personally see the damage that addiction and homelessness has caused my generation, and I cringe at the thought that it’s only getting worse. The heroin epidemic is at an all time high, and fake weed is being consumed faster

If you ever move to a small town like Denison, Texas you will be asked three questions, where did you move from, what brought you here, and where do you go to church?  The first two questions are normal icebreakers, but the last question gives a little more insight on

Job 30: 20-21 ESV “I cry to you for help and you do not answer me; I stand, and you only look at me. You have turned cruel to me; with the might of your hand you persecute me.” Job 40:6-8 ESV “Then the Lord answered Job out of the

Genesis 4:5 “So Cain was very angry, and his face fell.” Why has your face fallen? Throughout this study we’ll be taking a look at Cain’s self pity. In Genesis chapter four, Adam and Eve conceive two children, Cain and Abel (Gen. 4:1-2). Cain is the seed of Satan, (Gen.

October is Pastor appreciate month, and I want to take a moment to tell you about my Pastor. I met Pete Orta​ around five years ago. At that time, I was desperately hooked on drugs and facing possible prison time. I had burnt every bridge available, and I couldn’t find

I tried for a day off today.  This doesn’t mean I could just completely check out, but it did mean I didn’t have to prepare a sermon for this morning.  Most days of the week I put in about four hours of study in order to teach a class by 10:00

The world is always preaching self improvement.  Do this or do that to be a better you.  Get a routine.  Work out.  Get educated.  Grind your teeth until you abstain from your weaknesses.  This all sounds feasible, yet how often do they fail us?  I can’t tell you how many

Hello friends! I hope this letter finds you well, and no offense is pulled from it.  For starters, I wanted to share a little of my background with you.  I live in a ministry in Denison, Texas called In Triumph.  This ministry takes in young men who may be in

The best part about being a creative type is the ability to detach from reality.  However, at the ripe age of 42, if I decide to take a trip to Neverland, I must return home before dark.  My responsibilities of family and ministry give me healthy limitations, but I do