DON’T BE STUPID!

God speaks to us through His Word and by His Spirit in so many different ways. Sometimes God’s Word speaks to us about historical events. Sometimes God’s Word speaks to us in prophecies – some of which are already fulfilled, … Continue reading

WHAT DOES GOD WANT FROM US?

There may be times in our lives when we just throw our arms up in the air, shake our heads and feel absolutely confused and confounded about what God wants from us. Maybe we’ve gotten to this point of bewilderment … Continue reading

IS JESUS ABLE?

We call out and cry out to the Lord to help us, to heal us, to hear us. To forgive us, to save us. To rescue us and deliver us from death, from our sins and from the sins of … Continue reading

MY HEART YELLED AT ME!

That whole balance thing – shalom with my God – really is essential to my emotional, mental, physical, relational and spiritual well-being! Yours, too! Did I just hear somebody just say, “Duh!”? Oh! Wait a minute, that was my heart! … Continue reading

NO LEASH! KNOW BALANCE!

Do you ever feel out of balance? Emotionally, mentally, physically, relationally, spiritually? I do. And I don’t like it. Not one little bit. A long time ago, I asked God (naively, albeit sincerely) to hold me tightly. I told God … Continue reading

JUST SHOW UP!

“I don’t think I’m going to get to hear the speaker today. I’m the only one here to set up for lunch. So, thanks for coming in! I really appreciate that you two just showed up to help me get … Continue reading

WHOSE SIDE AM I ON?

Often when we are in some kind of conflict with another person, or with a group of people, or when nations rage against nations – and especially when this conflict is public knowledge and being fought out in the public … Continue reading

FROM HUMILITY TO ETERNITY

Six weeks can fly by so quickly or six weeks can seem like an eternity. Six weeks, back in 1992, was the time it took to bring my mom to a much-needed, freedom-bringing humility so that she would be brought … Continue reading