Parable of the Cast Iron Skillet

[caption id="attachment_906" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Just like a cast iron skillet being seasoned, you may be going through the fire right now. But in time, those fires will prepare you to make something wonderful![/caption] Being from small-town Mississippi, I have had many, many, MANY meals prepared in a cast iron skillet…

Prayer Requests: An Update

About a month ago, I posted a call for prayer requests here. Time for some testimonials. Check out this exchange from the comment section of that post . . . and keep reading for a few more thoughts from me. On April 29, one reader submitted this: Prayer request for…

No Competition

I'm a writer, so I love double entendre's like the title of this post, which happens to be about other projects that carry the same title of "A Message From God." That said, let me remove any confusion: In saying "No Competition," I am not saying that this project is…

Resolve Not To Resolve

A buddy of mine asked me what my New Year's Resolutions were. I told him that I don't do resolutions anymore. Philosophically, I have a problem with them. Mostly, it's that they have a fundamental flaw -- namely, procrastinating doing something for your own benefit. It's like, "My resolution is…

It Begins

If you are reading this, you have at least heard about “A Message From God.” Perhaps you’ve read it. If so, I hope it has touched your life as it has mine. In the time since The Author (God, that is; I’m just the ghost writer) first sent me to…