About Ray

Ray Waldo is a retired pastor with a passion for sharing knowledge, understanding and (if possible), wisdom with everyone he meets. Prior to his retirement, Ray served as a local pastor and teacher to five different churches in two states. He also served as a short-term missionary, teacher, and crusade speaker to groups in Mexico, Kenya, Uganda & the Democratic Republic of Congo (while Congo was still in conflict). Ray is also a widely recognized teacher, writer and public speaker. He was the top-billed speaker to groups of over 10,000 people when he visited Africa. He is currently writing two books (online) that he expects to be published within the next two years.
Sep 02

Paul, Women and Religious Chauvinism in America

Paul, Women and Religious Chauvinism in America by J. Lee Grady 9/6/06 I don’t know Mary Lambert, but I can’t help feeling sorry for her. After serving as a Sunday school teacher for 54 years at First Baptist Church of Watertown, N.Y., … Continue reading

Mar 08

Change Blindness = Gradual Change is Imperceptible

Change Blindness
This entry is part 1 of 1 in the series Prophecy

Change Blindness Change Blindness defined Gradual change blindness is defined as the failure to detect extremely slow changes in a scene. This is one of many common failures of human perception, in which the brain fails to perceive important details of … Continue reading

Jan 15

Joy suckers in life

joy suckers
This entry is part 7 of 7 in the series Troubles

Joy suckers – what they do Ever had something or someone come around and steal your joy? You know, you are having a pleasant day and then someone rear-ends you at an intersection! Or, your significant other calls and says … Continue reading

Dec 29

Recognizing False Teachers

Recognizing False Teachers
This entry is part 1 of 1 in the series Gifts & Offices

Recognizing False Teachers This may be the most important article I have ever written. Not because I have such insight but because the question is so contemporary – and urgent! The Bible frequently speaks of false teachers. Jesus said that … Continue reading

Dec 07

What Do You Have? Widows Oil Story

Widows Oil Story
This entry is part 6 of 7 in the series Troubles

Widows Oil Story This is the Widow’s Oil Story from 2Kings 4:1-7. The question that underlies the story is “What do you have?” The following is a manuscript of the message that I shared at the Bedico (LA) Church of God today … Continue reading

Nov 30

Sea of Forgetfulness – Remembered no More!

sea of forgetfulness
This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Heart of God

“My sins are gone! They are cast into the sea of God’s forgetfulness.” That is a common phrase among Christians today. There are posts on Facebook and it is even the title (or the primary thought) of several major CCM … Continue reading

May 11

How to get a good night sleep – insomnia

How to get a good night sleep
This entry is part 5 of 7 in the series Troubles

My personal experience As a child, I used to have a terrible time going to sleep. Sometimes, I would be awake almost the entire night. I had a real aversion to snakes and I would lie there imagining myself falling into a pit … Continue reading