HIS SPIRIT

God can do anything, you know – far more than you could ever imagine or guess or request in your wildest dreams! He does it not by pushing us around but by working within us, His Spirit deeply and gently within us. ~Ephesians 3:20-21 THE MESSAGE  (emphasis mine) Catholic Church Atenas, Costa Rica  –  San Rafael Arcángel …

Hiking & Camping

A Lifetime of Joy, Exercise & Nature Loving that only barely got started in Boy Scouts and continued throughout my life! The Photo Galleries listed below tell it all! With some photos of the vast majority of my hikes and camping trips which I consider pretty impressive! 🙂 The Feature Photo at top is me …

Religious Art

Religious art may need an explanation for both those who know me well and for those who do not. Though I worked my entire adult life for Southern Baptists (evangelicals), I became quite disappointed with the denomination in general and the later larger concept of Evangelical Christians as I year by year watched a very …

Will Campbell Discipleship

Following Jesus – The Will Campbell Way (My June 15, 2013 blog post on His Spirit Blog) A Middle Tennessee minister/philosopher/activist, Will Campbell, cut to the chase when it came to following Jesus and would be as good a role model for me as anyone in contemporary times. He died June 3. In today’s Tennessean our …

Churches in My Life

Each church has a story and an impact on my life. I hope to tell each story here eventually. The header photo above is Vacation Bible School Immanuel Baptist Church, El Dorado, AR 1953. I’m near top center, head of table holding Bible, age 12 soon to be 13. My simple start here is to …