Sunset at the lake
Golden horizon blue skies
water smooth as glass
- Your good deeds have to out weigh the bad for Heaven
- Jesus Died to Make You Happy
- No Sins Just Bad Mistakes
- There is No Truth
From elementary to college, there have been failing students passed on to the next grade. Obviously there is an understanding that some will eventually progress, or go on to surpass the others. The idea of failing or holding them back could be detrimental and unnecessary.
On the other swing of the pendulum we have students being passed ahead knowing they are not prepared for the next level. What is worse they were not ready for the last year of study. It is detrimental for the “system” to look the other way, passing the baton to another teacher and relieved to see Johnny move on because “Johnny can’t read.”
Before you know it children are left behind, lost and hopeless. The pain may be medicated temporarily with a sports scholarship or even family affluence . Children that are left behind have populated block after city block. These children have grown into…
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I was down for the count following knee replacement. Now I’m back running with the ball and on the platform sharing God’s Word when it is my turn. I request your prayers and I’ll be praying for you!
Found peace in myself , but that didn’t last.
Alone again thinking of the past.
Thought I’d enjoy just me and myself.
Content to put others on a shelf.
A friend now with God, I found my life free
Well it’s not I who lives but it’s Christ that lives in me.
Distant look and far away mind
hiding a tear
letting the clock unwind.
Reminiscing through the years
wondering how and why
dominated by her fears.
This isn’t at all what she was after
in a house once filled with laughter.
But there came a knock at hearts door
T’was the peace of God
on Eagle wings she would soar!
She loved him at eighteen
she loves him at eighty-eight.
Picture on the end table,
portrait of their wedding day.
Eighteen year old kids down the hall,
laughed and rolled their eyes
at the senior’s stride.
Passing they would smile to themselves
knowing these did not have a clue.
He opened the door for her
as they went for a walk.
Time to seek God again
If not now when?
Alive to God, dead to sin
Be a light where to begin
before it assassinates
God didn’t call us to procrastination
We were called to reach a nation.