Whatever Happens on Thursday…

Whatever Happens on Thursday…

I wonder how you are feeling in anticipation of the Election this Thursday? Are you feeling like this is an opportunity for a better future or possibly you’ve lost all hope in the process all together? Are you excited by the manifestos of the leaders or do you...
Obedience is an Opportunity, not a Duty

Obedience is an Opportunity, not a Duty

About a month ago at church, I was trying to connect with God, while simultaneously making sure my boys didn’t push over one of the prayer banners – in this moment, God spoke to me. I had looked up and saw a member of our church family rubbing his shoulder. God said...
When the Praying Stopped

When the Praying Stopped

I was lucky enough to grow up in a church which was expanding and where there were many people investing in the young people. My relationship with God was very good. When I needed comfort, I prayed, and he was there for me. When I needed wisdom, I prayed, and he...

Extremely, Abundantly, Fully

Every morning and evening Jews say “The Shema” which is a prayer from Deuteronomy 6:4-5.“Hear, O Isreal, the Lord is our God, the Lord is one, and as for you, you shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, with all your soul and with all your strength.”I love...

Suffer with or without Him?

The congregation Sarah and I were part of for two years while in El Salvador knew suffering more than most. Many were missionaries who served the poorest of the poor and had been working for years, often with much opposition to see change. During a message on Romans...