Tag Archives: Oakdale FCI

The Freedom in Cancer

“Out of my distress I called on the Lord; the Lord answered me and set me free.” Psalm 118:5 It could be relatively easy to allow my lung cancer to imprison me. To let it put me in a box, sort of like … Continue reading

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“Today Is….A Great Day For Dinner And A Movie”

Sorry to disappoint you, but there is no dinner, and there is no movie. But there is a brief visit to another ‘Scenic Turnout” as I work on a new series of articles. The ‘dinner’ is a poem I wrote while in … Continue reading

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“Perfect Prison Steps”

“Now the Lord is the Spirit, and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is freedom”  2 Corinthians 3:17 NIV In talking with someone recently, I referred to my time at Oakdale FCI as ‘the perfect prison experience’. There … Continue reading

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“Taking Significant Steps”

“And Peter answered him, “Lord, if it is you, command me to come to you on the water.” He said, “Come.” So Peter got out of the boat and walked on the water and came to Jesus.” Matthew 14:28-29 ESV … Continue reading

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