Fatherhood: A Blessing And A Responsibility

BFLW Devotional

Max Lucado once said, “God sees us with the eyes of a Father. He sees our defects, errors and blemishes. But He also sees our value” (Evans). Fathers are a unique gift from God. But, they also have a unique God-given duty and ability to nurture, love, discipline, encourage, and protect their children in a…

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May 2023 Prayer Letter

Prayer Letters

Romans 12:1 = “I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, that ye present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable unto God, which is your reasonable service.”  Two words that jump out at me as I read them this time were the words “Acceptable” and “Reasonable.” Presenting our bodies as a living…

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Easter’s Afterglow

BFLW Devotional

Acts 1:1-8 On  April 26, 1986, in the No.4 reactor at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant (in what was then part of the Ukrainian Republic of the Soviet Union) a late-night safety test was conducted.  Simulating a power-failure, safety systems were deliberately turned off, and a combination of reactor design flaws, together with operator errors,…

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April 2023 Prayer Letter

Prayer Letters

I Peter 3:15 = “But sanctify the Lord God in your hearts: and be ready always to give an answer to every man that asketh you a reason of the hope that is in you with meekness and fear:” Many of you are aware that I have a ministry of serving as chaplain at a…

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Advised to Terminate the Pregnancy

BFLW Devotional

 As a board member of BFLW, it is an honor to serve. What a blessing to have a part in this important ministry of saving babies and bringing men and women to the Lord Jesus as their Saviour.  Praise the Lord for Andy and Nancy Buhrow and all the workers and volunteers who labor at…

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March 2023 Prayer Letter

Prayer Letters

Philippians 1:21 = “For to me to live is Christ, and to die is gain.” Having been a Christian for a number of years, this verse means a lot to me. I am not so bold to say that my life has been a perfect reflection of a child of God, but I have become…

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Faith Quickly Fading Upon Earth

BFLW Devotional

…Nevertheless, when the Son of man cometh, shall he find faith on the earth. Lk. 18:8b As I approach my 81st year, and the 51st anniversary of the evening I heard the glorious gospel and placed my faith in Jesus Christ, I marvel at how in just a few short years the Christian religion that was once…

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February 2023 Prayer Letter

Prayer Letters

Psalms 119:97 & 98= “O how love I thy law! It is my meditation all the day. Thou through Thy commandments hast made me wiser than mine enemies: for they are ever with me.”  The entire 119 Psalm is a compilation of statements recognizing the blessing the Word of God is to the reader. The…

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January 2023 Prayer Letter

Prayer Letters

II Chronicles 21:20 = “(Jehoram) Thirty and two years old was he when he began to reign, and he reigned in Jerusalem eight years, and departed without being desired.” Here was a man that had a lot going for him. He was in the lineage of David and had become king of Judah when his…

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Being A Christ-Like Pro-Lifer

BFLW Devotional

Many years ago, while pastoring a small church, after some event, my family was cleaning up—me, my children, and my wife.  One of my children said, “Dad, how come we are the only ones doing this?”  My answer to him was that “We serve the Lord.”  It was not a matter of our share vs others’ shares.  I believed…

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