Wednesday:I am in Slidell, LA. staying with friends here. Hot and humid is an understatement. I drove 630 miles to get here on Tuesday (from Florida) Traffic moderate. I will play golf this morning and begin my 5+ hour drive back to Houston after this. I will stop in Jennings, LA. A benefactor died and I will visit his wife. Funeral is Friday. I continue to wear my mask whenever I stop. The Pandemic is in full effect, especially in Houston. I pray you are healthy and stay safe!
My new book about addictions/recovery is coming along great. I am halfway through the final edit. Look for an August publication.
I'm reading a couple powerful books: Make your bed by Admiral Mcraven (really good!) And: Led by Faith by Immaculee Ilibragiza about the Rwandan genocide of 1994 where some 1 million people were slaughtered.
Sunrise in Smyrna with Saharan dust last week.
Sunrise Tuesday on New Smyrna Beach. Wildlife. Turtle seen on my sister's driveway.
Here is the teaser for this Sunday's episode: June 28th. Note: Daystar TV will be pre-empted due to their network telethon/appeal. (This happens three Sundays each year.)
While driving to Florida June 19th, I took these two pictures of Sunrise over the Trinity river East of Houston Friday morning early. Lovely.
Passionist Community: Our online assembly for my religious community went well. Some 90 of us shared stories and talked about our future. We broke into many groups: Community, preaching, Ladato Si, Communication, Leadership, Laity, Retreat centers and made reports. The zoom technology was quite easy and went off without a hitch. A blessed time was had by all. Now for the implementation.
Daystar TV Network: I will be on Marcus and Joni (Ministry Now) Monday August 10th and will be interviewed and will preach! (Noon and 9 pm ET)
I filmed 8 new episodes of Live with Passion! June 10/11. My new series is called: Real Life: Real Issues. New studio in NW Houston (Tomball) below: Here is the explanation of the series: LIFE
I finalized the revision to my book on Death. At printers now. Note: If you have purchased my Death book in the past, this is a total rewrite/revision. If you already have the book, I offer the new one to you free of charge: (But you must already have bought the book: Simply email Steve@frcedric.org Include your address and we will send you the new book once we verify you have already bought one. My joy to share this updated version with you. Of course, if you want to buy the revised book, go to my bookstore: DEATH)
Free booklets about the Holy Spirit: Come Holy Spirit!
My precious "Pen Pals" write those who are incarcerated to encourage and inspire them. It is Jesus who is our inspiration: "I was in prison and you visited me" (Mt. 25:37). If you would like to participate in this wonderful writing ministry: Email Nancy Firmin at: firstname.lastname@example.org