It’s hard to imagine going through grief without faith. Faith gives hope that there will be a better day. Faith gives comfort that you’re not alone and that Jesus is walking through it with you. Faith provides the loving embrace of Jesus in the times you need it the most. Yet many people, even many […]Read More Grief and faith
It is the eve of the heart procedure that I’ve been dreading. The doctor had to reschedule it and I’ve had to wait an extra 12 days. I am terrified. Not so much of the procedure itself, it’s just a basic heart cath. It’s the results that I’m scared of. After a really rough and […]Read More Facing your demons
Keep your eyes focused on Jesus in the darkest times and He will get you through to the other side. It sounds so easy, but it’s hard to accept His help.Read More I get knocked down, but i get up again!
Easter is tomorrow and I’ve been putting in a lot of thought about what it really means. As kids, we think it’s all about finding eggs around the yard and eating a bunch of candy, but as we grow older and grow in our faith, we begin to see that there’s so much more to […]Read More The energizer bunny’s got nothin’ on Jesus
Sitting in an Air B&B, looking out the window at the Gulf of Mexico I begin to ponder. Watching the waves crest and crash, the water foam, sea gulls struggling to fly against a strong wind has me thinking about how it all works together. I sat on the balcony this morning and watched a […]Read More Living water
What does it take to have faith that can move mountains? How can you become closer with someone that you can’t actually text and go hang out with? How do you hear from the Holy Spirit and know what God wants you to do? I’m no expert at this, but the more steps that I […]Read More What are your Intentions?
Paul was hunting down and killing Christians. After meeting Jesus, that all changed and he began starting up churches and sharing the Good News with everyone. What’s your Jesus story?Read More Everyone’s got a story to tell
No matter how far we stray from God in our lives, He welcomes us back with loving arms. We are not just sinners, but children of God!Read More Who are you? Who who who who.
Have you ever watched animals just be animals without them noticing you? Sometimes, we will stand by one of our windows and watch the squirrels be crazy lunatics. Running around, fighting with each other, leaping and bounding from one tree limb to another. I’ve also watched puppies and kittens not realize how sleepy they are […]Read More Silly puppies and dumb squirrels
My favorite thing about Jesus is that He wants to be our friend. This is why it was important to get some of that religious haze out of the way. Religion would have us put Jesus on a pedestal so high that there would be no way for us to ever reach Him. He has […]Read More J.C. is my B.F.F.