So many say yes to salvation and no to an adventurous and abundant Christian life. Why would we request a downgrade?
This extraverted middle child has suffered from a significant case of FOMO (Fear of Missing Out) for most of my life. As a teen and young adult my FOMO primarily obsessed over social events and finding the right husband. In my thirties, missing a great business opportunity occupied much of my FOMO real estate. At … Continue reading A New Kind of FOMO
Come away and rest… Ironically, one of the hardest things to do is rest. Why won’t we rest? Full schedules. Carpool followed by sports and dinner and homework. Full time jobs, social lives, and even ministry. Resting in a world that doesn’t rest. Perhaps the number one enemy of rest is the urgency of the … Continue reading Your Most Important Meeting of the Day
In clearing the way to hear God’s voice we will have to open up some of our old baggage. You know, that thing that you desperately prayed for year after year, believing that God would answer, despite all the odds? Maybe you have prayed for a healing, a soul-mate, or the salvation of a loved … Continue reading Unpack Your Suitcase and Take a Trip with Me
In our quest to hear God’s voice, I must address the elephant in the room who is blocking our ears - sin. Trust me, no one likes to talk about sin less than me! But when we know that God has forgiven us through our faith in Jesus, why are we still living in denial? … Continue reading The Elephant in the Room
“But the Helper, the Holy Spirit, whom the Father will send in My name, He will teach you all things and bring to your remembrance all that I have said to you.” John 14:26 As a child, I remember hearing that the Holy Spirit is like our conscience. I’m sure whoever said that meant well, … Continue reading The Missing Link (in Your Prayer Life)
Go directly to the Source. Psalm 139:1-16 “O LORD, You have searched me and known me! You know when I sit down and when I rise up; You discern my thoughts from afar. You search out my path and my lying down and are acquainted with all my ways. Even before there is a word … Continue reading Looking for Direction?