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My 50th Spiritual Birthday – Sharing the Grace and Blessings God Has Given 50 years ago, On February 18, 1969, at 19 years of age, I was baptized into Christ. It was the beginning of a God-given, wonderful life. Looking back over the decades, I am...

What does the Word of God tell us about manhood? How do we become the men that God has created us to be? We will look briefly at some of the qualities defined in the Bible, and described in two of my books, Mighty Man of...

Sam’s book, “Free Your Mind,” due out in early 2019, is designed to help us all know how to think in a way that will not only bring us closer to God, but will fill us with more peace and joy than we have ever...

Worship, music and singing are some of the most powerful ways God will use to bring his glorious and pleasant truths alive within us. It frees our minds, hearts and emotions by filling us with the Holy Spirit in a special way! When we embrace...

God tells us that we need each other. It is his plan that we are not to be loners, but that we are to unite with other Warriors, fighting the good fight together. Read on to learn all about Sam's latest book, "The Seven People...

“Awesome.” A word that was so overused in the 90’s that it has lost its awesomeness. The formal definition of awesome is: extremely impressive or daunting; inspiring great admiration, apprehension, or fear. So, a good pizza or an exciting TV show are really not that awesome. But...

Do you realize that you have within your power the ability to increase the faith and motivation of all those around you? What does it do for you when you know you are appreciated? Are we not more motivated, more likely to forgive inadvertent offenses and just...

The Visionary. The Prophet. The Encourager. The Adviser. The Mentor. The Learner. The Soul Mate. Various ones of these Seven People have been available to many, even most, of us in our lives, but they perhaps have gone unnoticed or unappreciated. As a consequence, we may...

We had been waiting on the front porch, knowing the recipe for a rainbow was stirring: sunshine and rain showers. When the hoped-for rainbow didn’t appear, I stepped inside, pudgy youngest in my arms, four-year-old trailing behind. Before latching the door behind me,  I paused,...