August 2022 Prayer Letter

Prayer Letters

Titus 2:14 refers to Christians as “a peculiar people” meaning beyond usual or special. As the world gets farther and farther away from the standards set forth in the Word of God, Christians ought to be more distinguishable that ever before in history. (I imagine that Noah really “stuck out” in his day.) It shouldn’t…

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The Defunding of Planned Parenthood

BFLW Devotional

Each year, approximately $530 million is given to Planned Parenthood by the government. The government’s money comes from taxpayers’ dollars. Citizens do not have a choice. Almost everyone in the United States is helping fund this organization. The question remains, why is this controversial? Planned Parenthood’s history provides an understanding for why its beliefs and…

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Defunding Planned Parenthood

BFLW Devotional

In Galatians 6:8 Paul says: “ … the person who sows to his own flesh will reap corruption from the flesh, but the one who sows to the Spirit will reap eternal life from the Spirit.” The absence of spirit-filled thinking is prevalent within American society; Planned Parenthood ultimately advances and promotes this absence through…

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July 2022 Prayer Letter

Prayer Letters

I John 4:19 = “We love Him, because He first loved us.” The other day I was listening to a message by the late Adrian Rogers and he was sharing how often our love for someone or something hinges on the “because”. As a result, when the “because” is no longer there, the love is…

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June 2022 Prayer Letter

Prayer Letters

Matthew 21:23=“And when He was come into the temple, the chief priests and the elders of the people came unto Him as He was teaching, and said, By what authority doest thou these things? And who gave thee this authority?”  This was the confrontation that Jesus had with the religious leaders of His day. He…

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High Time

BFLW Devotional

In the last ten years taxpayer funding of Planned Parenthood has increased by nearly twenty-seven percent. Every single day Planned Parenthood receives nearly $1.7 million from American taxpayers. Today, taxpayer funding makes up 38 percent of Planned Parenthood’s overall revenue. So what? Taxpayer money goes to a lot of different organizations. What difference does it…

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Why Planned Parenthood Should Be Defunded

BFLW Devotional

Planned Parenthood receives over half a billion dollars per year from the government (Kurtzleben). The debate on whether this should continue is a divisive political topic of our time. Planned Parenthood and its supporters argue that without being funded by American’s taxes, millions of people would lose access to safe, affordable healthcare. Meanwhile, the pro…

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May 2022 Prayer Letter

Prayer Letters

Matthew 2: 18 =“In Rama was there a voice heard, lamentation, and weeping, and great mourning, Rachel weeping for her children, and would not be comforted, because they are not. Matthew is quoting from Jeremiah 31:15 where Jeremiah was reviewing the conditions in Israel after they had been brought into captivity. Many of their babies…

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Pro-Life License Plates

BFLW Devotional

I praise the Lord for the pro-life plates on our vehicles. What a wonderful way to express our support for Pro Life. I want to personally thank Julaine Appling for her tireless work for ten years to get the Republican legislature to finally approve the pro-life plates. The great blessing of purchasing these plates at…

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April 2022 Prayer Letter

Prayer Letters

In 2020 we faced the covid panic and the shutting down of many churches for extended periods of time. In 2021 we still had a little of that, but I also had to deal with some personal health problems as my physical body wanted to shut down. Thankfully, we have been able to get that…

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