Reading Time: 9 minutes Why aren’t students satisfied with their trainers? How can trainers better serve their students and horses? Why do folks church-hop, failing to set down roots and grow? Why causes horsemanship and discipleship failure? This article presents a scenario and suggestions for frustrated horse folks followed by the parallel for churches. Countless horse folks share their […]
Leading the Gospel
Preaching with and without words. Encouragement. Bible study. Inspiration. Tips, strategies, tools, and affirmations for New Creations in Christ.
Reading Time: 6 minutes What is Apologetics? Apologetics is the reasoned defense of the Christian faith, giving positive reasons and logical grounds for the truth of Christianity. Knowing the reason for hope in Jesus Christ isn’t a responsibility reserved for theological scholars, rhetoricians or believing academic geniuses. It’s equally important for moms, dads, teen-agers, the elderly, and for every new […]
Reading Time: 7 minutes The more things change the more they remain the same. God cannot change and apparently neither does mankind. From the instant sin entered the Garden men have been fickle, fearful, self-indulgent, and dishonest. We often know when we lie to others but seldom recognize the myriad of instances when we lie to ourselves. Humans have […]
Reading Time: 8 minutes Some days I wonder if the ones I love (especially dogs and horses) have lost their minds. They behave in outrageous ways that shock or mystify. My usual first response is to ask, “What were you thinking?!?” (I usually wait for an answer.) The lesson I’ve returned to most frequently over decades pursuing relationship with horses […]
Reading Time: 4 minutes Trophies are nice, reminders of past victories. Ice cream is now. A present experience. You can reminisce about ice cream as easily as awards, but the real thing packs more punch. Which would you prefer right now, a creamy double-dip of your favorite flavor melting in your mouth – or a memory? I fondly remember […]