Repent… just the word makes people anxious and puts us on guard. But why? Such a strong word… It invokes self examination and awareness. It compels us to self amendment. I rather like it, if I think on it long enough. I have, here lately, been meditating on this word. It was a word given…Read more »

Philippians 1:9-11

“And this is my prayer: that your love may abound more and more in knowledge and depth of insight, so that you may be able to discern what is best and may be pure and blameless until the day of Christ, filled with the fruit of righteousness that comes through Jesus Christ- to the glory…Read more »

A Psalm of Life

Friends! I know all five of you who read this blog have been silently looking for a new post… and I have so many things to share! Do you ever have times, though, when you feel like the Holy Spirit is calling you to just be quiet? Be still? Many thoughts and feelings have been…Read more »

Made in His Image

There are many great illustrations to help explain the Holy Trinity. However, I had never heard it like this and it feels like, to me, the way God wanted it to be explained (at least to me). It spoke to me! It made it real to me. It connected me to God in a way I’d never…Read more »

Don’t Judge Me.

Why is it that we always assume people are judging us? As if people really think that much about us outside of any day to day conversation we may have had with them. We have a growing epidemic in our society that is so prideful that we (falsely) criticize others for “judging” us when truly,…Read more »

Your Hobby, Your Ministry

1st Peter 4:10 tells us “Each one of us should use whatever gift he has received to serve others, faithfully administering God’s grace in its various forms.” A few of us are able (both financially and with afforded time) to pursue hobbies. Whatever your hobby is, make it your ministry. When we take seemingly meaningless…Read more »

Your Work, Your Ministry

Whatever it is that you do, make it your ministry. Work the window at a fast food place? Make it your ministry.Clean bathrooms at the airport? Make it your ministry.Stay at home with small children? Take care of elderly parents? Make it your ministry!(Write a blog?… you get it!) Jesus touched peoples’ lives by being…Read more »