Posts made in May, 2015


      “This was not some government-mandated socialistic ‘redistribution of wealth’!” How could this be? Christ had risen from the grave. His followers were filled with His power. Then something radical happened– A “me first” attitude began to shape their actions…but, in this case, it wasn’t selfish! Scripture tells us: “There was not a needy person among them, for as many as...

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A little over a year ago, I met Joey, a new chef at a company I chaplain, Sheas’s Express/Cynshea’s Catering in Huntsville, AL. I had been in the restaurant for rounds only a few times before I got a call that tragedy had struck his family. His adult stepson was killed in a car wreck. I met the family at the funeral home immediately to help plan the funeral and begin caring for the extended family. The night of the...

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2015 National Day of Prayer Statement by Corporate Chaplains of America CEO, Preston Parrish Wake Forest, NC — The National Day of Prayer was created in 1952 by a joint resolution of the United States Congress and signed into law by President Harry S. Truman. The Bible is full of historical accounts of nations who focused on a collective time of prayer and then saw extraordinary changes in their circumstances. The same is true...

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  “More things happen through prayer than this world dreams of.” What are you dreaming of? Let’s take that a step further. What are you dreaming of for God’s glory in your… family? workplace? nation? Many times throughout both the Old and New Testaments, we are urged to call upon God and to expect results that go beyond the humanly explainable. In His Word, God gives us an invitation… to PRAY! This is a RADICAL INVITATION! A key to...

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