The Apex

The word Apex is defined as "The uppermost point".  So, for example, the summit of a mountain would be the Apex of that mountain.  The highest point. The very tip top of that mountain is the Apex.  People spend between $30,000 - $90,000 to attempt to hike Mount Everest.  The dream for many is to…

Love is Not Pragmatic

The love of Jesus is not pragmatic. For pragmatic people, things are done, decisions, are made, and situations are viewed in ways that make sense. We approach the situation and act in a way that is logical. We look for ways that there will be the best possible outcome. Also, at least for me, we…

Hearts

For quite some time, God has been impressing and imparting to my heart an ever-increasing awareness of His heart for the lost, in ways one might not expect.  He is causing my heart to grieve right along with His, passing on His intense desire for reconciliation of every person to Himself. We live in a…

You are Loved

  "How bold one gets when one is sure of being loved." ~Sigmund Freud    I have always considered the idea of teaching as a career, but I remember the day that I definitively made up my mind to pursue it.  I worked at a financial institution and was waiting on a man who seemed…

Spending Ourselves

The Parable of the Talents  “For it will be like a man going on a journey, who called his servants and entrusted to them his property. To one he gave five talents, to another two, to another one, to each according to his ability. Then he went away. He who had received the five talents went at once and traded with them, and he…