As you might imagine, given what I do to earn a living and minister to others, I think about food a lot----probably more than the average bear. Food is a gift from God meant to be shared. There is something about food that invites community. Food tastes better when consumed in the company of others. … Continue reading My Monday Morning Cup | Food on the Brain
Two weeks plus into the new year, how are you doing with being more compassionate, gracious, kind and loving? As I mentioned in a previous post, 2021 is a year of transition for us at the Bantau household. We are continuing to adjust to our new norms. In a recent conversation with a friend, I … Continue reading My Monday Morning Cup | The Glorious Adventure Continues!
For nearly 10 years, I’ve been ministering to the homeless people throughout the Dallas area, primarily through leading Staff devotions and by sharing a message of hope through our monthly outreach at a local shelter. The Lord has blessed me through a number of great relationships developed over the years ministering to the men staying … Continue reading Friday Devotional | Addressing Veteran Homelessness