Door Stopper Effect

Psalms 85:8 "I will listen to what God the LORD says; he promises peace to his people, his faithful servants-- but let them not turn to folly." I have been hearing a lot about depression. I am not sure whether I am super sensitive because it is in my family, close friends are battling it, or that we all have some of those symptoms. I also have a better understanding why people self medicate with...

Kansas City and Good Tidings

How beautiful on the mountains are the feet of those who bring good news, who proclaim peace, who bring good tidings, who proclaim salvation, who say to Zion, "Your God reigns!" Isaiah 52:7 My trip to Texas and then home again, meant I would arrive home on a Tuesday then Fly from Chicago to Kansas City on Wednesday. I did some googling and found that if going home by way of Kansas City (from...

Fatigue and Hotel Rooms

Matthew 28:20b  And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age.” It kind of funny when I tell people how I have been traveling for work. Almost instantly they respond," Ohhhhh! That would be so much fun!" I think they confuse hotel rooms with vacations. When you are on vacation you go out and do fun things then you go back to the hotel to rest, shower, refuel, so you can go...

Carved in Stone

Galatians 2:20"I have been crucified with Christ; and it is no longer I who live, but Christ lives in me; and the life which I now live in the flesh I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave Himself up for me." I am on the way to Collinsville, IL, but am tired because I was only home for three days (and working each day) between shows. I work this weekend and then will have a...