Patrick Day

Blog archives for January, 2017

Archive for January, 2017

Friday, January 27th, 2017

AN APPOINTMENT WITH GOD I attend a noon prayer gathering at our church on Mondays when I’m in town. At this last Monday’s session, a woman named Ellen casually used the term “an appointment with God” when mentioning what I thought was her morning prayer time. At the conclusion of a robust time of prayer, […]

Wednesday, January 25th, 2017

A SETTLED CHRISTIAN I was discussing my book (Arm in Arm with the Holy Spirit) with a pastor’s group in Buffalo last week. Pastor Keith used the term “a settled Christian” to describe complacent Christians who are content with things as they are and not willing to step out of their comfort zones. Pastor Steve […]

Friday, January 20th, 2017

ABOUT LOU I met a Mexican man named Lou on the upper deck of the Ruby Princess, our cruise ship.  He wanted to have a philosophical discussion on religion, a sharing of ideas so to speak. As he told me his beliefs, I found he was very confused as to what it meant to be […]

Wednesday, January 18th, 2017

A BOY WITH LEUKEMIA I was standing in front of a jewelry store in Cabo San Lucas, with several Spanish New Testaments in my pocket, ready to give them away as the Spirit led me. My wife was inside looking around. I was silently praying that she didn’t find anything. Four feet away from me […]

Friday, January 6th, 2017

SPANISH BIBLES FOR MEXICO My wife and I are going on a cruise that will dock at four ports in Mexico. Being that I’m a Gideon, I’ll be taking with me a number of Spanish New Testaments with Proverbs and Psalms to hand out to those Mexicans that I’m supposed to give them to. Here’s […]

Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017

IS GOD REAL? Many people today believe there is no God and all creation happened by chance. There are others who have seen loved ones die and question God’s love and commitment to His creation. But I have seen God transform the lives of hardened criminals in my prison ministry, two of whom I am […]