The Power of Encouragement

Tuesday, April 04, 2017
The greatest need in the world is to know and experience the love of God. I am often overwhelmed by it. It moves me to places I might never have... Read More

Salvation Belongs to the Lord

Tuesday, March 14, 2017
One of the central truths we learn about God from the second chapter of Jonah is that salvation, start to finish, is from God. It is solely a work of... Read More

Feasting, Fasting & Facebook

Wednesday, March 01, 2017
Several years ago, one of my sisters decided to give up Facebook for Lent. She inspired me to do the same. It seemed like an easy choice, to relegate giving... Read More

What You Think About Matters

Tuesday, February 14, 2017
What do you think about while you are driving to work, doing the dishes, or taking a walk?I was standing at the sink one day, washing the dishes, mulling over... Read More

Bridles, Bits & Prayer

Wednesday, February 01, 2017
How joyful is the one whose transgression is forgiven, whose sin is covered! How joyful is the man the Lord does not charge with sin and in whose spirit is... Read More

The Mind of Christ

Sunday, January 15, 2017
To be created in the image of God is no small matter. How I wish that our minds could comprehend the enormity of it all; but since we use maybe... Read More

Salt & Light

Monday, January 02, 2017
In the Sermon on the Mount, Jesus describes His followers as the "salt of the earth" and the "light of the world". The very first stop on our tour of... Read More

Beyond Christmas

Thursday, December 15, 2016
The Reverend Howard Thurman framed Jesus’ proclamation from Isaiah 61:1-2 in this captivating poem, set to music by Dan Forrest. I am so guilty of getting caught up in the... Read More

Behold His Glory

Thursday, December 01, 2016
Several years ago I completed a 3-year study curriculum that goes through each book of the Bible, at the fast pace of one book a week. We studied Abraham, Isaac,... Read More

Nothing is Wasted

Tuesday, November 15, 2016
John is the only Gospel writer who includes a certain phrase in telling the miracle of the loaves and fish. This phrase recently caught my attention. For days now I’ve... Read More