Daily Devotional | Out of the Depths of Darkness

It can be difficult for us to grasp that God spoke creation into order. Out of nothing matter came into being (ex nihilo). In the absence of light, there was only darkness. Then God introduced light. All creation was deemed good. We can ascertain that God saw the light as being beneficial to His creation … Continue reading Daily Devotional | Out of the Depths of Darkness

31 Days of Praise | Day 28 The Light in the Darkness

God is a source of light in the darkness. God is wise and powerful. He is the Lord Almighty. He is a good God who does great things. God gives wisdom to the wise. He is the source of all wisdom. God knows what we do not know---that which is unknowable to us---and the light … Continue reading 31 Days of Praise | Day 28 The Light in the Darkness

Hello Dopamine, My Old Friend

Teaching addiction education class is not something I dreamed of as a kid growing up in the piney woods of East Texas. Yet, there I was Friday morning, my coffee steaming., standing in a cafeteria turned into a makeshift classroom. Roughly 50 street-hardened men, ranging in age from too young to know for sure and … Continue reading Hello Dopamine, My Old Friend