Marshall Moments

August 2016

Aug 26

Angry Much?

I have an anger problem. I have lived with it for over forty years. Now before you picture me in a moment of violent rage kicking the dog or ripping down the curtains from the wall, it is not that kind of anger. My anger is the kind that bubbles under the surface out of the public eye. Mine is the kind that slowly builds over time and emerges...
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Aug 12

The Discipline of Daily Retreating

The Discipline of Daily Retreating Are you aware the Scripture seems to indicate that Christ ‘retreated’ daily to be with His father? If the God of the universe not only wanted but needed time away with His Father, how much more do we as imperfect, limited beings need it? In Luke 6:12 we read that the Lord spent the entire night in...
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Aug 12

9 Tips on Self-discipline

John MacArthur’s 9 Tips on Self-Discipline   John MacArthur has been a favored author of mine for many years. His preaching and writings have been a source of encouragement to me for many years. I came across this post (see link below) of his from another source and wanted to share it. Discipline has been an ongoing struggle...
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Aug 5

I Love to Retreat

I Love to Retreat Above the staccato sounds of machine gun fire, deafening explosions, and the weary cries of infantry fallen on the battle field, one lone voice can be heard crying out a singular command, “Retreat!”  An army being forced into moving back away from the battle lines because of an overwhelming enemy is what we...
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