The Weakest And The Least

(Originally posted 7-20-17)

“Pardon me, my lord,” Gideon replied, “but how can I save Israel? My clan is the weakest in Manasseh, and I am the least in my family.”  Judges 6:15 

One of my favorite things about…

The Reckless Love Of God

(Originally posted 3-15-18)

“Safe?” said Mr. Beaver; “don’t you hear what Mrs. Beaver tells you? Who said anything about safe? ‘Course he isn’t safe. But he’s good. He’s the King, I tell you.” — C.S. Lewis, The Lion,

The Benefits Of Staying Spiritually Fit

(Originally posted 4-20-17)

I’m not an exercise buff.  Not even close.  It’s been weeks, even months since I last worked out.  I used to be better about it and I’d go to the gym on a regular basis.  I…

More Than A Song - Confidence by Sanctus Real

Confidence - Sanctus Real

I’m not a warrior I’m too afraid to lose I feel unqualified for what you’re calling me to But Lord with your strength I’ve got no excuse   'Cause

As Bold As Lions

The wicked flee though no one pursues, but the righteous are as bold as a lion. Proverbs 28:1

It seems the older I get, the more cautious I tend to be. As a kid you have wild dreams and limitless…

Water From The Rock

1 The entire Israelite community left the Wilderness of Sin, moving from one place to the next according to the Lord’s command. They camped at Rephidim, but there was no water for the people to drink. So the people complained

Cultivating A Culture Of Gratitude

(Originally posted 2-23-17)

Do you ever have those days where you feel under-appreciated? Those days that wherever you are (home, school, or work) it seems no one really cares what you are contributing? And often a pattern develops where…

Thank God For Unanswered Prayers

Therefore, so that I would not exalt myself, a thorn in the flesh was given to me, a messenger of Satan to torment me so I would not exalt myself. Concerning this, I pleaded with the Lord three times to

No Plan B

From this time many of his disciples turned back and no longer followed him. “You do not want to leave too, do you?” Jesus asked the Twelve. Simon Peter answered him, “Lord, to whom shall we go? You have the

Lies About The Church (Dismantling Lies, Part 3)

(Originally posted 5-25-17)

If you are a husband, you obviously have a spouse and hopefully care deeply about her. You know her beauty; it’s probably what first drew you to her. You also recognize her devotion and love for…

Lies About God (Dismantling Lies, Part 2)

(Originally posted 5-18-17)

We’re continuing on in a series that I believe is more of an open discussion than anything else. I’ve been impressed to share something more topical in nature because certain issues require specific attention. When I…