If not me and you, then who? If not now, then when? ---Matthew West If you have been following my blogs for the past few years you know that I work for a non profit organization called Methodist Home for Children. I teach at one of the 5 residential group homes for adjudicated youth. Some … Continue reading Pay It Forward!!!!
Whether you are a child or an adult, you never stop learning and you should never stop growing and changing. The moment you stop growing, changing or learning, might be your last moment on Earth. The same goes for Churches and denominations. They should also grow and change and learn. People need to step … Continue reading People Need to Grow Too
I was looking back at a blog I posted, New Traditions: What Is Memorial Day? It was pretty good, if I do say so myself. Memorial Day was known as Decoration Day after the Civil war. It was a day to remember all the people who served in the military and who died. This is different … Continue reading It’s Memorial Day……..Again
Mother's Day, that one day to say thank you to someone who, for 364 days, will love, worry, nag, cry, cheer, pray, and care for you. Mothers come in all shapes, sizes and names. There is, naturally, the "biological mother", otherwise known as one who carried you in her womb for 9 months then went … Continue reading Mothers in Every Form
What if we were to live our lives the way one Jewish man lived his last 3 years on this Earth? He loved everyone, prayed incessantly, served humbly, spoke boldly and honestly, healed without expectations, took ridicule with dignity, took punishment for sins and crimes he did not commit without complaint, and always did … Continue reading Easter: Living for a Greater Purpose
I have always said that even though I seem to be a mild mannered teacher, I really work for God. So, I guess you could say I also blog for God because he wants people to know about these children and this organization I am blessed to work in. He also wants to bring people … Continue reading Blogging For God
When I started this blog I said this was going to be about my life and my thoughts. I took a step of faith to start this blog. Faith, not only that God wanted me to reach more people, but faith in my self that my writing could attract readers.So, readers, how am I … Continue reading Part 3 : It Only Takes One: Step