ISOLATED MEN

“Whoever isolates himself seeks his own desire; he breaks out against all sound judgment.”   Proverbs 18:1 This proverb addresses a tendency typical in many men:  to live their lives in isolation, which I see as living without close friendships and relationships with others around them in which there is a warm, open and loving give…

NEW PROVERBS BLOG SERIES: SUCCESS FOR THE TAKING

Since it’s November 8, we begin our new series in Proverbs in chapter 8.  A chapter of Proverbs a day keeps stupidity away!  Great men are wise men. Pray, read, think, apply Proverbs 8:1-5 8 Does not wisdom call?     Does not understanding raise her voice? 2 On the heights beside the way,     at the crossroads she takes her stand; 3 beside the…

WHAT IS THE REFORMATION?

At FORGE we’re going to start a new series next week  titled:   IN THE STEPS OF GIANTS We’re going to be taking a super rapid trip down thru Church History…and focusing on one of the greats in 4 major time periods of the church. Stay tuned who we are going to be talking about…who do…

BOY SCOUTS—LET’S TALK!

Hey guys, my grandkids call me Chief. For two reasons:  1) I’m too insecure to be called “grandpa” and 2) It brings back good memories of being the Chief of The Tribe of Tahquitz, an honor scouting organization in Southern California.  Hey I’m an Eagle Scout in the Boy Scouts of America. No reason to…