From YouVersion’s “Awakening: 21 Days of Prayer and Fasting“ study plan: “Jesus knew that with so much need everywhere, He had to hear the voice of His Father, or He would have mistakenly chosen what’s good instead of what’s God.” Wow. Did anyone else feel a hand to the forehead on that? Sheesh! My life… Continue reading Good or God?
People are going to want something from you today. Your boss, your spouse, your coworkers, your children, your friend, your parent, your… Our energy is in high demand and short supply most days. Our capacity to love is great, yet emotions can be tiresome. As you are presented with opportunities today, decide if they are… Continue reading Yes, No or Not Now
It’s a Tuesday morning. A random kind of morning, nothing particularly notable. A typical, cold winter morning. A Tuesday morning, not even a full 48 hours from when the Church last came together in worship and hearing God’s Word. And yet, because of this life’s challenges (work, pain, stress, illness, etc), it feels like Sunday… Continue reading A Random Tuesday
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
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
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
“I have now seen the One Who sees me.” How crazy is that? God Himself sees me and I get to see Him! Unbelievable, people. Just unbe-stinkin’-lievable. How can we ever begin to comprehend His Love? The idea is so far beyond my finite, human being understanding! How could anyone fully love us? Sheez, we… Continue reading Seen