We all experience tough times. And you know what? It’s okay.
Speaking Truth by Clint Decker Clay Center, Kansas – In times of crisis, whether it be a financial collapse, rising crime, political infi ghting, moral failures among the influential, the blood shed from war or wide spread corruption, people naturally want change. History is replete with renowned figures that rose from obscurity in eras of uncertainty to influence a nation or affect the world. No matter what a person’s political or religious affiliation is, during a crisis, they just simply want things to turn around.
Are your eyes on your goals? Most people are disappointed in their personal performance relating to goals.
Psalm 119:176 KJV “I have gone astray like a lost sheep; seek thy servant; For I do not forget thy commandments.”
Irony’s definition has been stretched to the breaking point for me. Verily, Humpty-Dumpty’s nursery rhyme about his “wall fall” pales greatly when compared to the fall-out of a deposed football coach who had a “falling out” with his employer. The shocker, though, is that deposed Coach Jimbo Fisher will be paid some $76 million to leave. Why, that’s nearly as much as Garth Brooks’ divorce.
Aman visited with me, talking about his problem with alcohol. After listening for a while, I looked him in the eye and firmly stated, “You have to decide. You cannot have both God and the bottle. It can only be one or the other. Which will it be?”
Isaiah 9: 3 “You have enlarged the nation and increased their joy; they rejoice before you as people rejoice at the harvest, as warriors rejoice when dividing the plunder.”
Ilive in a neighborhood where we are all part of an association. An association of what, you might ask.
Dear Lamesa Middle School Teachers, Staff, Students, Families, and Community Members, I hope this letter finds you in good health and high spirits. This time of year is the perfect time to stop and reflect on all the things we are thankful for this season. It is with a heart full of gratitude that I write to express our profound appreciation for each and every one of you who makes up the vibrant Lamesa Middle School community.
What does the holiday season mean to you? President Calvin Coolidge referred to it as a state of mind, not a season.