How is Your Eyesight?
As a Christ-follower, it becomes really easy to use your spiritual gifts and your talents in the church and for the church, but lose Christ’s focus on
I Don’t Plan on Having Kids
When I was an older teenager, and once I got married, I was occasionally asked how many kids I planned to have. “None!” I would quickly reply.
“How Much Further to the Immunity Berry*?”
Right now, the account of Moses' asking Pharaoh to let the Israelites go has become precious to me. You see, while Moses had been tasked by God to do this,
Get A Grip!
It’s been one of those days…you know, the ones where you think to yourself, “I wish I hadn’t even thought of getting out bed.” You finally make it to
The Ultimate Net-worker
But we have this treasure in jars of clay to show that this all-surpassing power is from God and not from us. We are hard pressed on every side, but not
Hammering Home a Point (actually two points)
God has been really hammering me with two things lately: you're a living sacrifice - be careful you haven't crawled off the altar; and take every thought
An Everyday Choice
If you're like me, I thought for a long time that missionaries were somehow super-Christians who always had it together spiritually. I'm discovering that, even
New Input Needed
One thing I do that helps me obey the command of Philippians 4:8 is play Christian music and purposely learn new songs. I find that turning to the familiar
He Loves Us, Oh, How He Loves Us
You hear it starting in childhood: Jesus loves me this I know for the Bible tells me so. It becomes a truth you believe in your head with repetition. But, as
Straight Through Your Greatest Fear
“The path to your greatest potential is often straight through your greatest fear” - Craig Groeschel God recently exposed one of my greatest fears to me