My mission at Courage For Today has always been to share from my heart how God has worked in my own life so that you can live a courageous Christian life. As a Christian for over 40 years, I can tell you that living a Christian Life is not easy. Deep down inside, we all want to be strong in our faith and live a Godly life, but doing so becomes so difficult with all that the World throws in our paths. As you travel along this journey called life, I know you are faced with many questions and seemingly... Read more →

"Those who trust in the Lord are like Mount Zion, which cannot be shaken but endures forever. As the mountains surround Jerusalem, so the Lord surrounds his people both now and forevermore." (Psalms 125:1-2) My wife and I have been on vacation this week and had the pleasure spending a day visiting Providence Canyon State Park in Georgia. It is a State Park that I had only read about and had only heard about, but never visited. It is a beautiful park known as Georgia's "Little Grand Canyon" with gorgeous rock formations and caves, along with a surprised deer or... Read more →

"God...made us alive with Christ...And God raised us up with Christ and seated us with him in the heavenly realms in Christ Jesus." (Ephesians 2:4-6) Many years ago, I was fortunate enough to visit Chicago on a business trip. I was working for a financial company and was asked to visit a State Court there in Chicago to testify on behalf of my company. This was my first visit to the Windy City (and so far, only trip) so I was not so much interested in the business purpose of my visit as I was seeing the big City. I... Read more →

"Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up." (Galatians 6:9) Over the past several months, my wife and I have been spending weekends with my Father-in-Law to help out around his house. My Father-in-Law grew up on a farm and spent the early years of his life, with his many brothers and sisters, tending to the family farm. In his adult life, he worked to maintain his farming heritage by maintaining gardens of vegetables and fruits such as strawberries and blueberries. At this season... Read more →