Who would be your Dinner Date?

  In preparation for a recent marriage retreat, we were suppose to answer a few questions before the event.  One of the questions was, “What three people dead or alive would you like to have supper with and why?” First, I thought I would like to have supper with Jasper Kay Marion.  He was my…

FACT/FAITH/EXPERIENCE

We all walk on top of this tall wall called life. Our goal is to not fall off until we get to where we are going. Keep in mind that Mandela said “Don’t judge me by my success but judge me by how many times I fell down and got back up again.” So before…

Give Someone An Inch….

I know that you have heard that expression. Give them and inch and they will take a mile.  I think of pride when I don’t want to give anything up that is mine. Whether it be a possession, or my way of thinking. That was the old Wes. When Jesus died on the cross for…

What Disturbs You? (and how would I know)

In Luke 18:41 a beggar was asked by Jesus, “What do you want me to do for you?” His want was to see because he was blind. Not being able to see was a disturbance to him – so much so that he disturbed Jesus until He gave him his sight. But did he really…

4-Way Stop

You come to a 4-way stop and there is a red car to your right that got their at the same time as you. You both look at each other and both start to go. Then you both stop. Then the questions come. Should I go? Should I wait? What’s he waiting for? I’m in…

A Different Kind Of March Madness

Think of all the times we waste when we let URGENCY get the better of us and how rarely we do our best thinking when we feel frustrated and pressured. Yesterday at the end of a long shift at work, I was feeling frustrated. I was tired. We were busy at the end of the…

Single Guys

I heard a great sermon on being single. Jesus and Paul were single so being single puts you in great company. REUP puts a lot of energy into educating, empowering and encouraging men to be better husbands and dads. This in no way leaves you single guys out because God has a plan for you and…