Most of us are busy creatures, not allowing ourselves time to look into the mirror of personality type to recognize our natural gifts and tendencies. Educating ourselves on type, empowers us to better love ourselves and others. In the process, though, we may awaken to the fact that we have been living as a fish … Continue reading Are You a Round Person in a Square Life?
Caller ID is a beautiful thing. It’s hard to remember a day when we couldn’t screen our calls. Just last week, Caller ID came to my rescue when I looked down at my ringing cell phone to see an incoming call from Egypt. Since I don't know anyone living in Egypt, I probably dodged an … Continue reading Egypt is Calling but Don’t Answer
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)
My pastor once said, “God created us in His own image and ever since we have been trying to return the favor.” Most of us really don’t think that God is like us, but we sure do act like it. When we wonder if we will have enough, we underestimate His power and provision in … Continue reading The Abundance Shift