Skip to main content

Tuesday: August 24, 2021

Dear Neighbor,

I often do not know what to say until I begin writing and the Word of God inspires me to write. I have a lot to say to the Father when I write to Him but the things that I write to God are private. These are things that are deep within my heart and are on my mind. I can tell the Father anything because He knows everything. I can tell the Father everything because He has justified me in Christ Jesus. I fear God as my heavenly Father, meaning that I revere Him, but I do not fear the wrath of God because Jesus took my punishment on the cross and rose again. Therefore, there is nothing that I cannot tell God the Father and He is just to forgive all of my sin.

I have been working as a Critical Care Nurse for a very long time now. I wrote a few years back an article about death and suffering in the ICU. I have reached a point in which I can no longer do this kind of nursing; therefore, I have accepted a position in Outpatient Cath. I will be getting people ready for heart Cath procedures and recovering them from those procedures. I have also reached a point in which I no longer want to work 3, 12 ½ shifts and spend days at home idol. I need to have a daily purpose but be off from work in the evenings with my wife. This new position will allow me to do just that. However, I have three weeks remaining as an ICU nurse. I want to honor God, exalt Jesus Christ and seek the best for my neighbor as I complete time in the ICU. 

Michael Peek

Your Servant for Jesus’ Sake

Popular posts from this blog

The Three Aspects of Faith

Faith is made up of three things: knowledge, belief, and trust…Faith is believing that Christ is what He is said to be and that He will do what He has promised to do. (Spurgeon, C.H.) “Whoever will call on the name of the Lord will be saved.”  How then will they call on Him in whom they have not believed? How will they believe in Him whom they have not heard? And how will they hear without a preacher?. . So faith comes from hearing, and hearing by the word of Christ. (Romans 10:13-14, 17) When sharing the gospel publicly, and more specifically through open-air preaching you will likely be stopped from preaching by someone who claims to be a Christian.  Oftentimes when preaching in open-air, you will be preaching to a moving crowd.  Someone may walk by and hear you talking about sin and judgment.  Another may walk by and hear you talking about Christ redemptive work on the cross.  I use to think that there was the possibility that those who claimed to be Christian, who stopp

William George Davis, RN

Today I write with a broken heart an open-letter to my nursing colleague, friend and I hope, brother in Christ William Davis, RN. Will has been accused of murder and was arrested on April 11, 2018. I write this as an open-letter because this has become an open-matter. Will Davis and Family Copied from Facebook Dear Will, I miss your smiles and your jovial laughter on our nursing unit. I first meet you about 5 years ago in the spring of 2013. My wife met you before I did; I remember her telling me, “I met a guy in orientation who is going to work on your unit, he is so excited to work on your unit and is real fun.” From that time on you were usually laughing and all smiles. Often times you brought a bag of candy to work, because of this, and your jovial laughter I nicknamed you the Candyman and would even sing in your presences, “Who can make the sun rise and cover it with cheer…the Candyman can, the Candyman can because he mixes it with love and makes the world taste good.”

Come Follow Me

Mark 10 It was Jesus’ custom to teach when a crowd gathered. He taught that it is not God’s will that a wife and husband should separate, for he considers them one flesh. Later, his disciples questioned him about this and Jesus told them that to divorce and marry another is committing adultery. Jesus used the metaphor of how a child excepts as being the way we should except the kingdom of God. Jesus corrected a rich young man’s understanding of good and showed him that to repent and follow Jesus Christ is the only good that a man can do. It is impossible for people to enter the kingdom of God but with God all things are possible. Jesus promised eternal life to all who leave whatever is holding them back from following him. On the journey to Jerusalem, Jesus told his disciples about his coming arrest, trial, humiliation, suffering, death and resurrection three days later. James and John sought honor for themselves at Jesus right and left sides in his kingdom, but he told them, it is for