Building Relationships

Sometimes our mission field is right in our own backyard.  Children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren all need our love.  Today’s newer generations often do not have the stability and love we once had growing up in homes with two parents and a stay-at-home mom. Imagine spending your summer caring for your 6 grand-kids as their single mothers work to make a living and…

Gabby, Gold and Glory

Gabby Douglas showed that a 14 year old can achieve great things.  We have lots of 14 year olds at Blazing Hope.  We told them this morning that they too can do more than they think they can and achieve great things. God has created each and everyone of us with unique and special talents, gifts, personality, and abilities.  Each…

Poked Out Eyes

The Bible tells us that the super strong man Samson chose a prostitute. Both of his eyes ended up gouged out. He became a blind hunk without any hunk.  He lost all in his lust for sex. With his final breath he turned to God. Blinded and bound in chains He cried out to God for one more burst of…

Remembering the Lie or the Truth.

Remembering is important.  What is your name?  I see your face but cannot quite remember your name.  Everyone can identify with this.  We even make little notes to help us remember then we forget what we did with the notes.  Sometimes I have even humorously told others that forgetting is my greatest spiritual gift. On top of all of this…