10Oct 2016

One of the best prayer lessons I ever got came from a guy who drank wine for a living. He was what the ancient world called a wine taster. His name was Nehemiah. A wine taster was the human guinea pig who drank a king’s wine. If he dropped dead, the king would know the […]

04Oct 2016

I face life with The Christian Attitude that through Jesus my life is a grace G.O.O.D. A God orchestrated opportunity for development, disposition, and doxology. So, the “G” in the acronym is for “God.” Meaning, I believe that God is always the One dealing with us. Previously, I shared with you the first four reasons that […]

27Sep 2016

Panacea. Noun. “An answer or solution for all problems or difficulties.”   I believe God is always the One dealing with us. This raises difficult questions. So, I’ve been giving reasons why I believe this. In previous posts, I’ve given three of my five reasons: Authority (the Bible, my boss, teaches me this); Expectancy (I expect a Being as BIG […]

23Sep 2016

How can you believe that God is always the One dealing with you? How can you believe he’s the One dealing with you when an unscrupulous CEO siphons your retirement money or a Katrina sweeps away your house or the doctor tells you, “I’m sorry the cancer’s inoperable. You’ve got six months?” Because those things […]

19Sep 2016

e·nig·ma. noun a person or thing that is mysterious, puzzling, or difficult to understand. As a Grace Focused Optimist I believe my life is a grace G.O.O.D. It’s a God orchestrated opportunity for development, disposition, and doxology. The “G” stands for God; I believe God is always the One dealing with me. Without turning people into […]

13Sep 2016

As a Grace Focused Optimist I live with The Christian Attitude, “Through Jesus, my life is a grace G.O.O.D.” The “G” in the acronym stands for God. I believe God is ALWAYS the One dealing with me. Previously, I said there are five reasons why I believe this: authority, expectancy, humility, therapy, and Christianity. But […]