Category Archives: Any Last Words?

It is Finished

 (image courtesy of http://www.heirswithchrist.com)   As a member of the Christian faith I believe that God’s story in Jesus Christ is intended to inspire hope in all of us!  This is only made possible when we grasp the point of … Continue reading

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I Thirst

 (image courtesy of airmaria.com) Traditionally we count seven last words or sayings of Jesus spoken while being crucified on a cross.  Three of those sayings are prayers – “My God, why have you forsaken me?”, “Father, forgive them for they know … Continue reading

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Dear Woman

I didn’t preach last Sunday because our choir along with members of the Kansas City orchestra led the bulk of our worship service.  It is a custom at St. John’s United Methodist Church to have an Easter cantata and because … Continue reading

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Into Your Hands

I am a firm believer that God invites us to daily trust in His power and presence.  To know and live with the knowledge that God has our back.  Unfortunately it is an invitation that is often ignored.  The main … Continue reading

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With Me in Paradise

(art courtesy of markroberts.com) One of the remarkable characteristics of being human is that we all live to be remembered.  No one sets out to live an inconspicuous life; not one of us is born to live in the shadows; … Continue reading

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Father, Forgive Them

(image from blueeyedennis-siempre.BlogSpot.com) I am a firm believer that God deals with humanity from a heart filled with compassion and forgiveness – this is the mind, the character, and the will of God in action.  And if we could grasp … Continue reading

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My God, My God…

Several years ago my wife and I took my son Jordan to St. Louis and Hannibal, Missouri.  She had some sales calls to make which gave the two of us time to visit different sites and attractions.  Jordan and I … Continue reading

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