I have never had to preach sick before. I guess I am lucky but I can only think of once where I called in sick on the day I had to give a message. Well I did it today and it was messy but it got done. At points I felt like my eyes were … Continue reading Preaching Sick
Yesterday as I was in line at Longs to pick up my prescription for my eyes I looked to my right and there they were...Solar Shields. Shades for people with glasses. Now you probably think that these usually look like those huge things Elderly people wear but they have come out with a new fashion … Continue reading Solar Shield
I am always aware of who I represent when I am in public. I try to be as polite and courteous as possible to be a reflection of Jesus Christ. Well I had a public moment that caught me by surprise yesterday. I was at The Covenant Christian Bookstore purchasing some books when the lady … Continue reading A Public Moment
It seems that I have a virus in my eyes. Dr. Ekstrum hooked me up with some drops and I amd getting better even though I may not look that way yet. Having a virus in your eyes is much like having a runny nose. Your eyes are constantly tearing up with this crusty discharge.
Listening is becoming an art form. The reason I know this is that so few people are good at it. I am hardly an expert listener but I do know when people aren't. Take for instance my favorite coffee drive thru. The people on the speaker are far more interested in sounding good than they … Continue reading The Lost Art of Listening
I woke up on Wednesday morning witha swollen right eye. I could only open it half way. With the arrid climate in Bend, Oregon it only made it worse and by Thursday morning both eyes wer swollen. I couldn't put my contacts on which was bummer because I wouldn't be able to wear my sunglasses … Continue reading Swollen Eyes
After 14 hours on the road I am finally home. We drove from Klamath Falls, Oregon to Santa Maria. We could've shave and hour or so off if it wasn't for us trying to figure out how to get out of Klamath. Took an extended tour of the downtown area trying to find the on … Continue reading Road Trip Day #2
I flew up to Bend, Oregon today to help my friend move down to Vandenberg Village. It was actually a nice trip. The plane ride from Santa Barbara to Portland was really nice. I had a row to myself and was able to spread out. Got some work done as well. Now the ride from … Continue reading Road Trip Day #1
Over the first four Wednesdays of October we are calling the church to a time of Fasting and Prayer. We are seeking God on where He would have us. We are looking for wisdom and provision on facilities and our future as a church. If you are a Village Person I want to challenge you … Continue reading Lord, Where Would You Have Us?
I am catching a flight up to Oregon to day to help my buddy Kent and his family move back down to the Central Coast. Looking forward to getting some studying done on the plane and to some mind time driving back home. Should be back around Thursday evening. There are some things that God … Continue reading On The Road