April 11, 2010 – Rick
opened encouraging the boys to let God
work on them to give you peace. He
of our purpose being to inspire the boys to let God help them to
complete the Pegasus program.
led the boys in singing “Holy is the Lord”, “Open the
Eyes of My Heart”, “Forever”, “I can only Imagine” and “Trading my
our main speaker, Ken Moreland, came to the platform,
C.J. Solis said a few words. CJ
way of speaking to the boys in their language.
I can tell by their response that
his words reach them. He
talked of life before Pegasus and why they
ended up in this program, many coming from a life of little discipline
responsibility to the Pegasus program, which is grounded in discipline
spoke of the hard heartedness of all of us.
How God warns each of us about the
are walking on and it is our stubbornness, our desire to do what we
our failure to listen, that ends up getting us into a place we wish we
not. Now you are
here at Pegasus. Maybe
family circumstances were partly the
blame but that was in the past. You
being given a second chance. Make
most of it.
swelled up in his voice as he spoke of the brevity of
life and how so many are headed for destruction. He pleaded with the
realize their plight. The
beginning of a
new life heading for success is Jesus Christ.
Do not reject him.
Make this the
day you decide to start living for Him.
closed leading the boys who wished to participate in an
morning speaker was Ken Moreland.
His Subject was “Faith”. He spoke of “The Heart”;
“Out of the
abundance of the heart the mouth speaks.”
Ken explained how the scripture
use the word “Heart” to describe a whole
person, body, soul and spirit. It
inner you. We are
fingerprints, DNA, looks, voice, etc; but no matter how different we
may be let
me listen to you talk for a few moments and I will know what kind of a
your heart is full of negative thoughts you will speak
those thoughts. Faith
is a positive
attribute and if your heart is full of faith you will speak positive
talks about moving a
mountain and He says you have to speak to the mountain to move it. Faith is not static. It is dynamic. You can change your
environment in a positive
way if your heart is full of faith.
the boys; "what is in your heart today".
Hopefully it is full of the love
of God. If so it
will be apparent when you speak.
closed leading the boys in the “Lord’s Prayer.”