Normal Is Only a Setting on Your Dryer
by Ed Shirrell on May 13th, 2020
"The only person who dares to wake up a king at 3:00 am for a glass of water is a CHILD."  Read More
FEAR – The Emotion That Moves Us AWAY From God
by Ed Shirrell on May 5th, 2020
What we will not CONFRONT - we will not overcome. Unhealthy fears that are not confronted will never be conquered.  Read More
Who or What Are You FOCUSING On?
by Ed Shirrell on April 24th, 2020
WHO we focus on is often more important than “what” we focus on…  Read More
Like A Hen Protects Her Chicks Beneath Her Wings
by Charlotte Strickland on April 19th, 2020
There is no safer place for a chick in this world, than to be under the mama hen's wings.  Read More
Seven Reasons NOT to WORRY from Matthew 6
by Ed Shirrell on April 16th, 2020
Karen and I, in our devotion some time ago in Matthew 6, were sharing the various aspects of truth from this great chapter about the greatest sermon ever preached (The Sermon on the Mount).  We discussed HOW to stay focused on the important (eternal) vs. the urgent (often temporal) in our daily life. Numerous opportunities to worry about many things in life are a daily challenge. One of the footno...  Read More
by Ed Shirrell on March 31st, 2020
Change has been occurring at warp speed in our world during the past few years.  Change in social values, increases in food prices, health care, a violate stock market and now, we’re challenged with the PANDEMIC Covid-19.  Everyone is impacted in varying degrees.  Fear and worry can be heard in daily conversations and on the daily news.   Psychologists tell us that all of our emotions originate fr...  Read More