Imagine a little child sitting in a little red wagon being pulled along by the child's father or mother. What do you see? One day, during my days at Seminary, while out on my walk with my Father [God] , that's exactly what I witnessed. As I watched this scene, I noticed that the child … Continue reading The Journey
Many are lost and trying to find their way. Trying to make sense out of life. Trying to find the answers that will help them find meaning in life. Wanting life to be okay. Wanting peace and love. Wanting to find a way to stop striving. Wanting approval and acceptance. Wanting someone to tell them, "You are … Continue reading What are You Seeking?
Have you ever noticed how you seem to follow the same patterns that make you feel comfortable? Do you resist following a new way when it is presented? Does the thought of trying something new or different make you feel uncomfortable and/or anxious? Which Way to the Bus? A recent encounter with a friend who needed … Continue reading Which Way to the Bus?
Runners compete in a race in order to win. Who wins the race? Most think the race is won by the fastest runner. What do you think? Is speed and agility the most important factor in a race? Yes, of course, speed is certainly a factor in winning a race. However, not all races are … Continue reading Run for Your Life!
Parades are fun events that include both spectators and participators. You can enjoy watching the parade pass by or you can join in and be part of the parade. When is the last time you watched a parade? How did you feel? What did you think as the participants passed by you? Have you ever been in … Continue reading Life is like a Parade!
You accepted your Father's invitation to get in The Little Red Wagon and have been on the ride for a long time. You are wondering when you will get to your destination. You have a dream you can't wait to see come true. You waited and waited and waited. You asked and asked and asked. You searched … Continue reading You Asked for It! You Got It!
What comes to mind when you think of the word Wait? How do you feel when you hear the word Wait? Do you enjoy Waiting? Most dread the word Wait! What do you do in the "Waiting"? The term implies doing nothing. However, the main idea is to stop striving to make things happen in … Continue reading WAITING
Approval Wanted. Acceptance Desired. We all want to be accepted and approved in life. We seek acceptance among our peers, from our parents, family members, friends, social clubs, etc. We look for approval from these same sources as well as from teachers, professors, supervisors, leaders, etc. You might dress, talk, act, think; in essence become … Continue reading “APPROVED! ACCEPTED!”
The Little Red Wagon beckons you as your Father [God] lovingly and patiently waits for you to accept His invitation. He has invited you to climb into The Little Red Wagon with abandon. He loves you with an amazing love. He has a plan for you. He knows the way. He will never leave you. … Continue reading The Battle for Your Soul!
Sunday, the day after Saturday! A day of rest. A day to play. A day to sleep in for some or to prepare for the week. However, this particular Sunday, there is no rest or sleeping in because you haven't slept all night. The events of the past couple of days left you numb. Your heart is filled … Continue reading Sunday-Wonder, Light, Joy
Saturday the day between Friday and Sunday. You usually look forward to Saturday. A day of rest for some. A day of fun, relaxation, pleasure. Perhaps a day when you can get caught up on gardening, laundry, grocery shopping, or other chores. However, this is not an ordinary Saturday. Today you feel helpless, hopeless, distraught, … Continue reading Saturday-Silent, Dark, Cold