In preparation for New Community Church’s five16 event this afternoon serving over 300 households in our city, I wanted to share the scripture motivating us to serve our neighbors with love. It’s my sincere hope you will lean into the Bible, My Friend. Even if you don’t have a personal relationship with Jesus yet, especially… Continue reading Dear Friend
I didn’t forget, I just didn’t know what to say. (Some days are like that, with no regard for the calendar.) Five years seems like a lifetime ago now. Every birthday with our loved ones is a bit sweeter. Every phone call, message or text a bit more special. Every day of every year treasured… Continue reading Heavenly Birthday
Father, Thank You for knowing me, the struggles of my body, battles of my mind and desires of my heart. Thank You for supplying the answers to every part of me. Thank You for meeting me where I am, how I am and in WHO I AM, Jesus. Thank You for knowing, accepting and loving… Continue reading Fully Alive
It’s in the little things where we find the greatest contentment. Thank You, God, for all the “little things”. #aberryrichlife
The solution (to fighting fear) is not more determination. The solution is faith. Louie Giglio How? 1. Stop. Don’t listen to the giants, no matter how loudly they yell, or covertly they whisper. Say it with me (yes, even you super polite people)…”SHUT UP, Giant.” 2. Out loud, speak over the fear. (C’mon introverts, you… Continue reading You’re Goin’ Down!
Hold on…hold on, I need a minute, or apparently, two weeks..? It’s 2018? How in the heck did that happen? Yes, yes, I know – 365 days of 2017 should have been a sufficient “heads up”, but it wasn’t. Not this past year, most of it, barring sweet moments with those I cherish, was a… Continue reading Farewell
This month, our pastor has been sharing what prayer life can look like, how it changes our perspective towards circumstances, connecting us to God in deeper ways. We discussed the need for our prayers to approach God with a true heart seeking His Will above our own. As some of you know, I am a… Continue reading His Will