A prophetic word which came through the Life In the Spirit Seminar (LISS) Team for us at Northlawn United Methodist Church is Power.   The in-filling presence of the Holy Spirit gives each of us the same power that raised Jesus Christ from the dead (Ephesians 1:18-20).  This power enables us to hear God’s … More Power

Being Healed!

One can be healed.   Yet, this does not mean that the person is whole and fully alive.  God creates us spirit, body, mind. I am not an accomplished Greek scholar.  The one year of Greek in seminary gave me enough knowledge to be dangerous – in a good way (Thank you George Kalantzis for … More Being Healed!

Letting Go

I want healing to be linear – progressing from one stage to another in a single series of steps – each better than the one before!  I want to feel better today and better tomorrow and better the day after that.  Healing is not working that way for me.  I don’t think it works that way … More Letting Go

Life Giving!

   We know that we have passed from death to life, because we love each other.  (1 John 3:14) Once again, the loving prayers of the people of Northlawn UM Church are overwhelming, in a positive way.  Paula took me out for a ride after she returned from worship on Sunday.  We returned home to discover … More Life Giving!

No B-L-T

I’m home in the early stages of the healing process after 2 back surgeries. I am overflowing with Thankfulness for those praying for me, especially those of the Northlawn United Methodist Church.   I am experiencing the result of those prayers in continued healing, an overwhelming peace and joy, and a tangible presence of God’s presence. … More No B-L-T


I’m listening to a Bethel Music song.   The words (listed below) describe my experience of God’s presence as I wait for surgery.    “YOU surrounded me with Songs of Deliverance!  YOU drown my fears in perfect Love”