Monthly Archives: July 2015

Into His Presence

By Patrick Hawthorne “Stop using His presence as an accessory and start using it as a necessity.” Paul Bussey (Minister) “Stop using His presence as an accessory and start using it as a necessity.”  As the words rolled off of

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Don’t Lose Heart

By Patrick Hawthorne It is a quiet Saturday morning, just after sun up.  My wife is still sleeping as I take time to read, study, meditate, and pray.  I must admit, I feel a deep sadness come over me.  I

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God Enemy

By Patrick Hawthorne Through the darkness he creeps.  It used to be that he was mindful to avoid the lusts of the world but not of recent.  His heart had changed, growing as black as the shadows from which he

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America in Decay

By Patrick Hawthorne Warning – This post is not religiously correct. Christian and non-Christian alike are flooding all forms of media with their opinion of how and why the United States and other parts of the world are doomed.  Many

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I Am the Branch!

By Patrick Hawthorne Let me ask you a question.  Have you ever seen a dead tree maintain a healthy branch?  If you have, that is one for the record books.  Ok, how about this question.  Have you ever seen a

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Who Am I?

By Patrick Hawthorne Many look to the world in order to validate their existence.  Yes, even the born again child of God.  With voices of one accord, they shout, “Who am I?” Yet, the answer they receive from the world

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The Day I Went from Relationship to Religious

By Patrick Hawthorne Several years ago, when I was going through the School of Ministry, based out of my home town in Shreveport Louisiana, I was laser focused on the things of God. I walked with Him and talked with

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