It’s Good Friday. We have 2,000 plus years of perspective to help us reflect on Jesus’ death on the cross. We know it was not the end. We know that Sunday was coming. But at the time, those closest to Him didn’t have that perspective. That Friday must have felt so dark, so hopeless. They […]
Valentine’s Day always stirs up a lot of conversation about love and I dare say that’s a good thing. It’s good to think about that which is central to Jesus’ commands to love God and love others. Last year I pondered the question “What is love?” and ultimately concluded that it is action motivated by a Christ-focused heart, […]
Wishing you and yours a beautiful Christmas celebrating the birth of our Savior.
God has been teaching me a lot about perseverance lately. To not give up when my efforts seem futile. To push through when I’m just ready to stop. To go that extra mile when I just want to rest. To depend on Him for the energy and endurance I need to keep going. To pray the […]
For what shall it profit a man, if he shall gain the whole world, and lose his own soul? Mark 8:36 KJV
Let no corrupt speech proceed out of your mouth, but only what is good for building others up as the need may be, that it may give grace to those who hear. Ephesians 4:29
Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the LORD your God will be with you wherever you go. Joshua 1:9 (NIV)