New Chapter for IWJT

After several months off, and a particularly busy season at my church, I have returned to this blog. My goal in doing this is twofold: 1) to help encourage people by sharing the truth of God’s Word and 2) to help and assist pastors, youth pastors, and leaders of all kinds by passing on what … More New Chapter for IWJT

You Never Know

In the county where I reside, a local election is heating up for this November. The candidates are running ads in the local newspaper. There are signs. There are bumper stickers. There are hats and shirts. The political games have commenced, and the candidates are jockeying for position (literally their placement on the ballot as … More You Never Know

Always Be Ready!

As a former athlete, I have heard over and over again the mantra “always be ready!” The concept of the next man up. Recently, I heard a story about a college basketball team that does not really have an established rotation of players. It utilizes particular match-ups with particular opponents and how particular players are … More Always Be Ready!