A Tribute to My Friend Jimmy Jackson

Subscribe to Dr. Justin Imel, Sr. by Email Jimmy Jackson January 21, 1972-September 29, 2015 My friend and brother in Christ, Jimmy Jackson, ended a heroic struggle yesterday. I originally wrote that Jimmy “lost a heroic struggle,” but that isn’t right. No Christian loses a battle at the end of this earthly sojourn — he […]

Help with the Pain

Subscribe to Dr. Justin Imel, Sr. by Email Yesterday’s post was about disappointment. But, I want this blog to be a place where we find encouragement for the fight and strength for tomorrow. Yet, disappointment is real my life, as it is in yours; it is a very real part of living in this fallen […]

Disappointment

Subscribe to Dr. Justin Imel, Sr. by Email When I was a kid, Nannie gave us grandkids everything she could afford for Christmas. I remember going through the Sears and J.C. Penney catalogs when they arrived and circling everything I wanted. Yes, it looked like the catalog had been in an explosion at an ink […]