Sacrifice

Sacrifice is an amazing word.  It means so many things, to so many people.  God sacrificed his son for us.  The ultimate sacrifice results in our redemption through Jesus Christ.  What other sacrifices do you encounter?  In the Old Testament, people offered animals as sacrifices to God.  An athlete’s commitment to a sport, causes them to sacrifice things.  A sacrifice …

I See the Deeper Dream!

We celebrate the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s infamous “I Have a Dream” speech this week. He should have taught us all something deeper than what we see on the surface. Many aspects of his life message could be the focus of much more than this blog. Here is a taste of what he taught me; A Male, over …

Cross Cultural Evangelism

I realized today at the Coffield Unit, cross cultural evangelism is a must in the prison systems. If we are to reach out to everyone, language barriers must be broken. Offenders seem hesitant to talk to other races because of the fear of language. I made the comment ,” If I read a Bible verse out loud in Spanish, will …

Technology

I just left a meeting with Mighty Geeks to discuss our website updates. Luckily Tommy was there to speak “geek” for me. I’m lost when it comes to tech language. I got to thinking how lost I am being out here with technology. If I’m still lost, how much more lost are guys inside the walls? Computer technology is leaving …