Category: Pressure

When The Coffee Mug is Half Empty…

I try not to be cynical. It is not something that I want to do. The old adage “if you don’t believe anything good will ever happen, you won’t be disappointed if it doesn’t” kind of rings a lot in my life. Naturally, I… Continue Reading “When The Coffee Mug is Half Empty…”

What to Do When You’re Robbed

First, I want to take a moment and apologize for the silence since last month. I am one who doesn’t like to put a piece on here without giving you 100% and I honestly haven’t had content pouring out of the wells of inspiration.… Continue Reading “What to Do When You’re Robbed”

God’s Not Impressed By Your “Do”

Have you ever been driven by results? As a man, I have to admit that I hate to fail.  In creating this blog, I feared that it would never take off….and it still may not take off.  What I can tell you is that… Continue Reading “God’s Not Impressed By Your “Do””

Must I Suffer?

“After preaching the Good News in Derbe and making many disciples, Paul and Barnabas returned to Lystra, Iconium, and Antioch of Pisidia, where they strengthened the believers. They encouraged them to continue in the faith, reminding them that we must suffer many hardships to enter… Continue Reading “Must I Suffer?”

With Great Resignation

Resignation. When you see that word, what comes to mind? Quitting. Giving up. Taking a job and… well, you get it. After a while, the thought comes to mind as a father, as a husband, as an employee, as a child of God to… Continue Reading “With Great Resignation”

When The Well Runs Dry

 “Courage is fear holding on a minute longer.” General George Patton This month marks the three months of being unemployed.  Honestly, I never thought that I would be in the position and that I would wait for the new doors to open. It is… Continue Reading “When The Well Runs Dry”

Special Edition

I had a profound epiphany day while working in a local coffee shop. I had lost my job a few weeks prior and the pressure was on to get something in the pipeline.  This was that “something” which I needed. I learned a lot… Continue Reading “Special Edition”

I Am Not Called To Understand

  Just when you think that Murphy couldn’t do any more damage, he decides to sideswipe you. You just can’t seem to get a break, yet there’s complete peace about what is going on all around you. I have heard it best put this… Continue Reading “I Am Not Called To Understand”