7 Keys to Living in Peace

For several months I’ve written blogs on topics related to finding peace in life. I could keep going, but it’s time to step back and put it all together. Here are my Seven Keys to peace.   Know, love, and follow Jesus. This is our starting (and end) point. Our hearts are restless with aContinue reading “7 Keys to Living in Peace”

Is More, Better?

We want to be content; to feel happy and satisfied with ourselves and with life. We could list a thousand things people think they need so they can feel this way, but much of the time it comes down to one of the following: money, possessions, achievement, pleasure, recognition, or love. It’s only logical toContinue reading “Is More, Better?”


What is GIGO? It stands for garbage in, garbage out. If you fill something up with garbage, what can you expect to get out of it? More garbage! And if we fill our mind with what is evil, worthless, demoralizing, and profane — we can expect more of the same to come out in ourContinue reading “GIGO”

Peace Beyond All Understanding

I used to belong to a community group that worked to help people get out of poverty. The perseverance, courage, and determination I observed exhibited by some of those in poverty was nothing short of heroic. They had achievable goals in mind, and they were not going to let obstacles stop them. Some others, however,Continue reading “Peace Beyond All Understanding”