Author Archives: LJones

About LJones

Minister and story teller.

Growing Kingdom People – Isolated No More

Isolated No More In this time of isolation, I have been searching the scripture for examples of those who were isolated and found strength from God in their circumstances. To be honest, some of my searches have ended in a … Continue reading

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Growing Kingdom People – Isolated Servants in the Bible

Isolated Servants in the Bible I didn’t see this coming.  Did you? I guess I should have. In recent years I have followed news stories about SARS, MERS, Ebola and the Measles. And now COVID-19. In my wildest imagination, I … Continue reading

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Growing Kingdom People – Three Highly Contagious Diseases

Three Highly Contagious Diseases I do not wish to diminish the critical nature of the current spread of the Coronavirus.  Regardless of the statistical contrast between COVID-19 and other contagious viruses, lives have been lost.  COVID-19 is particularly frightening because … Continue reading

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Growing Kingdom People – Dazzle and the Devil

Dazzle and the Devil My wife works for a popular maritime museum where every artifact tells a story.  Recently she introduced me to the concept of “dazzle.” Just so I don’t miss the opportunity… Yes, my wife is dazzling! But … Continue reading

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Growing Kingdom People – A Most Dangerous Illness

A Most Dangerous Illness The Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis is creating global chaos. Communities are being quarantined. Factories are shutting down. Travel to some countries is screeching to a halt. Meanwhile, health organizations are trying to track the spread of the … Continue reading

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Growing Kingdom People – Speaking of Kobe: Too Soon?

Speaking of Kobe: Too Soon? When Kobe Bryant died in a helicopter crash, along with his daughter Gianna, and others, the sports world came to a sudden halt.  Not only did people grieve over the loss of Kobe, but tragedy … Continue reading

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Growing Kingdom People – “Be My Valentine – God”

Be My Valentine – God This week, I saw a message on a church sign that read, “Be my Valentine! – God”.  I assume the message refers to God’s love for us and His endless appeal to accept salvation through … Continue reading

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