Carrie Parsons
Tips for Those Struggling Emotionally

Tips for Those Struggling Emotionally

Suffer from depression? Burdened by regrets? Have a tendency toward self-condemnation? There are times when medication or professional counseling are necessary. Only you can know for sure. But there are steps you can take to help maintain daily emotional health and...

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A Love Letter from Jesus

A Love Letter from Jesus

Have you ever doubted that God loves you? We all fall short and make mistakes - do things that we regret. In those moments it may be hard to remember that God loves us, or believe that He can forgive us. The truth is God knows you better than you know yourself and He...

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Don’t Feel Like Worship? Worship Anyway

Don’t Feel Like Worship? Worship Anyway

It’s church worship time. Don’t get caught up in all the external. What the worship leader is wearing, his/her quirks, habits, and gestures. All distractions. Be intentional about worship. Worship anyway. Get past the type of music, the volume, the song selection. Its...

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There’s More to Jesus Than ‘Repent’

There’s More to Jesus Than ‘Repent’

We like the bottom line. Cut through the peripheral and get to the crux of the matter. But when it comes to a person as complex as Jesus, reducing Him to a single facet is a colossal disservice. There’s not a man woman or child on earth who doesn’t struggle. Name your...

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Get Back

Get Back

Got an unsustainable problem? Don’t lose hope! Get back. You may have a situation with no foreseeable solution. I do. Here’s what I’m learning: Go back to God. Again. Things aren’t changing? I know. But keep going back. Even if it seems it will never get better. Go...

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The Astros Aren’t So Bad

The Astros Aren’t So Bad

They finally did it. After years of futility, they won the World Series in 2017. They came close in 2018. They became an annual contender. They built themselves an edge, though apparently an illegal one. They likely rationalized, told themselves it was a sliding...

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A Birthday Gift from God & Lois

A Birthday Gift from God & Lois

This may look like an ordinary picture of our back yard, but it represents a very special moment. I came home this morning after playing a gig last night in Tyler. My Lovely Wife And Life Partner Lois greeted me with a birthday cake, a birthday card, and a birthday...

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Skit Guys – Nothing

Skit Guys – Nothing

Nothing you do will ever make God stop loving you. The Skit guys have a great way of illustrating that! Here's the video! NOTHING Video | The Skit Guys For I am convinced that neither death nor life, neither angels nor demons, neither the present nor the future, nor...

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Choose Your Sin (Or Don’t)

Choose Your Sin (Or Don’t)

We all sin. Shocking, I know. But we surely do, though it’s often unintentional. So it seems crazy to “choose your sin.” But sometimes we do just that. Perhaps it’s an area you’re aware of, but from time to time pretend God is looking the other way. Maybe you’re...

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True Love Story

True Love Story

If you know me, you know I love a good chick flick…a good love story. When I saw the photo for the following post by Sheree Williams, I thought “Oh I have to read this." It is indeed a story of true love. “You’ve reached Keith Williams. I can’t answer the phone right...

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Large Thinking for Limited Brains

Large Thinking for Limited Brains

Get on the bus, Gus. Hop on the train, Jane. It’s a line of thought that says: You are the best version of yourself right now. You just haven’t exposed all of it yet. Inside you there’s a rock star. A genius. An explorer. An innovator. An artist. A major force for...

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Hello Twenties!

Hello Twenties!

2020?!?! 2010 seems like yesterday, especially if you’ve seen a few decades now. (Or quite a few!) Years fly by. Aspire to greatness in the twenties? We offer 6 suggestions. Take a walk – right now. Stop whatever you’re doing, even reading this, and walk. It just...

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