Just Mike's Thoughts is the online home of Michael Ford II; Husband, Father, Author, Blogger and Speaker.

A Thanksgiving Thought


All this is for your benefit, so that the grace that is reaching more and more people may cause thanksgiving to overflow to the glory of God (2 Cor. 4:15). It’s amazing to consider that every day, more and more people are coming into the saving knowledge of Jesus Christ. More and more people are […]

How Facebook Made Me Lazy


As many of you know, in 2011(Wow! I can’t believe it’s been three years!), I published my first book, So, You Have a Dream…Now What? And, to be frank with you, I’m disappointed in myself. My effort to promote that book was abysmal. I did an interview on a local Christian channel and an interview […]

Please Church, Just Ask for Money


Churches have a profound way of entangling themselves in the same web that they attempt to distance themselves from. All over the world, church leaders are asking the members of their churches to “sow a seed” or “invest in their miracle” among other cliched statements.┬áBut, as leaders, if you are hesitant, nervous, or scared to […]

How to Hear God’s Voice


All of us desire to hear God’s voice. We want direction and wisdom. We need to know what to do and how to do it. Unfortunately, it’s not always easy to determine if you’re actually hearing God’s voice or not. It’s embarrassing to admit, but, there have been times when I’ve wondered if I was […]

How to Make God Pay Attention


Do you realize the things that you and your spouse or business partner could accomplish if you were on one accord? If you had “one mind?” If you spoke the same language? Genesis 11 speaks of a time when all of the people of the world spoke one language. They decided to build a tower […]

Quitting Never Quits


Isn’t it ironic that the notion of quitting never quits presenting itself as an option? In essence, quitting never quits. Quitting always tries to get you to quit; but, it won’t quit trying to get you to quit! Get it? Your marriage becomes increasingly stressed and unfulfilling, and quitting seems like a reasonable idea. You […]