Why the name, “Muddy Shoes”?

THIS IS THE VERY FIRST ENTRY ... Left at the top to explain the title. A new blog.  Fresh perspectives. Why the name, “Muddy Shoes”? First, it has been said that we should never talk about someone unless we have walked a mile in their shoes.  We should try to see the world from their... Continue Reading →

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Stop decorating the fish. I don’t normally write about a book I haven’t read, but I came across a blog recently that explored Yishai Ashlag’s and Kristen Cox’s book Stop Decorating the Fish: Which Solutions to Ignore and which Problems Really Matter. It looks intriguing as it builds upon the dangerous concept concept “tyranny of... Continue Reading →

Call to Pray

Pray when you feel like it. Pray when you don’t feel like it. Pray ‘till you feel like it. - Stephen Olford So many things we could do in the 1440 minutes you have today. But little can be more important that prayer. Will you pray?

Monday Minute 5.3 (makes you think)

60 seconds to make you think. And he gave the apostles, the prophets, the evangelists, the shepherds and teachers, to equip the saints for the work of ministry, for building up the body of Christ, until we all attain to the unity of the faith and of the knowledge of the Son of God, to... Continue Reading →

DAY 8 – Road Trip ’21

DAY 8 - Men’s Summit What is real achievement? What do you do that really means something - eternally? This trip, I came to Dallas for a few reasons … I desired a break - some time away. I love what I do, and being there brings me joy. But God made us creatures designed... Continue Reading →

DAY SIX – Road Trip ‘21

DAY SIX - the end of myself ... It was deceptive - getting me hooked and then pulling all sense of hope out from under me. It was dangerous - 30 inch cliff trails, loose rock, and not a small fall to my doom. It was death - pushing me beyond what I thought I... Continue Reading →

DAY FIVE … Road Trip ‘22

Today, it all focuses on the letter “W.” What a Wonderful Way to Write the Whimsical Whisperings Wrangling in my head. West - It is the fifth day. And while a whole bunch of it was spent driving west, so much more happened too. So many wonderful things. I woke up early, in the wee... Continue Reading →

Day Four – Road Trip ’21

An interesting day. Another early rising - so I ventured out to 7 Mile Cafe here in Keller. A delightful breakfast spot. Being there almost at opening, very few had ventured out as of yet. There is something about having a diner almost to oneself that helps with staying focused and being centered on God... Continue Reading →

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