At the time of writing this meditation, I had started praying that God would give me an appetite for the Word, and that I would grow in my faith. All glory to God for granting the desire of my heart! I started reading the Bible wanting to learn what God ...read more
The value of doing little things to draw near to God is found also in service activities. Here is a picture of me with two grand daughters and a close friend holding up our harvest of picking blueberries. I am the tall guy ...
"Ogún ọmọdé kìí ṣeré ogún ọdún.”
This is a Yoruba proverb which translated into English says, “Twenty children cannot play together for twenty years.” But what does it mean? The Yoruba people are native to the country of Nigeria, West Africa where I was born and spent my ...
Marly and Margaret Gregory.
Woohoo! After almost four years of trusting and relying on the strength and grace of our precious Lord to complete my studies, this summer I experienced the great joy of receiving a Masters in Biblical and Theological Studies from Western Seminary. ...
A year ago, writing the meditation that appears in the current issue of The Upper Room Magazine was about as comfortable as pulling a tooth. It mentions my time in jail—something I am not very proud of. A year later, I am so grateful for the opportunity to share more ...read more