Proverbs 23:7 (KJV) For as he thinketh in his heart (mind, will emotions, intellect), so is he: The principle of the above scripture is a Biblical truth. Basically, you are what you think. People can put on a good front – temporarily. No one can sustain a false front forever. Proverbs 4:23 (KJV) Keep thy… Read More What is in Your Mind?
In the late-70’s+ there were a series of commercials by Nestea, advertising their instant tea. The commercials were called “The Nestea Plunge” showing that people who drank this tea would be refreshed. It was accomplished by them falling backward into a (supposedly) cool swimming pool – refreshed from the stress and the heat of… Read More Take the God Plunge
Something my pastor said this morning resonated with me – “Our Flag is a representation of that freedom (those who fought and died for it). Our Flag represents ALL Americans. To dishonor the flag is to dishonor what it cost for that flag to exist (Keith Moore, FLCS, 7-4-21). He also read part of a letter… Read More All Freedoms Are Ours
Dunking Time Today we celebrate fathers. Even though Joshua’s father moved to heaven two months ago, he still honors Leland W. Loyd on this day. My dad, G. Wayne Cook, moved in 2004 but he had great impact on Joshua (and, of course, me). Leland was an incredible father – but he really didn’t start… Read More Happy Father’s Day Leland Loyd and Wayne Cook
During this time that Leland decided to raise cattle in heaven instead of here on earth, God has been very good to me. I faced the giant of grief and kicked its butt. I won’t go into it here, but so many miracles filled my life since 2 pm Thursday, April 8, 2021 when Leland… Read More Kicked That Giant