1 Peter 1:6-7 In all this you greatly rejoice, though now for a little while you may have had to suffer grief in all kinds of trials. These have come so that the proven genuineness of your faith—of greater worth than gold, which perishes even though refined by fire—may result in praise, glory and honor when Jesus Christ is revealed. … More Trials and Tribulations
Isaiah 43:18 says…”Forget the former things; do not dwell on the past.” So, I will not dwell on the past except that I must start there for just a moment to help you understand the present. For seven years I ran from God. I was angry with Him for all the things that had happened … More 2012, A New Beginning
I first found out about the love of God in a police car in Oak Ridge, Tennessee. It was 1973 and, at the time, I was thirty-three years old and a four year veteran police officer with the city of Oak Ridge; who didn’t trust or love anyone; not even myself. The shift Lieutenant had … More Where it all began
Hi, J. C. Corcoran here; my friends call me Jack. I would like to take a minute to explain why I have become a blogger. It’s quite simple, really. A few months ago, while I was in my noontime prayer and bible reading, I asked the Lord a simple question…”I’m 79 years old, Lord; I … More WHY?