Four Lies That Create The Illusion Of Freedom

Four Lies That Create The Illusion Of Freedom

The Bible reveals human nature in so many cringeworthy moments. This passage has always made me think, “Wow, just Wow.” John 8:31-34 (NLT) Jesus said to the people who believed in him, “You are truly my disciples if you remain faithful to my teachings. 32 And you will...
The Pleasant Surprise Of Provision

The Pleasant Surprise Of Provision

Luke 9:16-17 Jesus took the five loaves and two fish, looked up toward heaven and blessed them. Then, breaking the loaves into pieces, he KEPT giving the bread and fish to the disciples so they could distribute it to the people. They all ate as much as they wanted,...
To See

To See

Glistening. The world skewed in my sight. Vaguely seeing through tears, but in truth, blind. My heart shattered. Pieces were everywhere. Then came the voice. The voice my heart knew, “Mary”. One word, my name. I was dead, now alive! My Jesus was not dead, but alive! I...
The In-between

The In-between

I have been in ministry for over 25 years.  So, Easter weekend is generally pretty busy for us. We, like many, spend it occupied with the passion and resurrection of Christ. We just want to experience it and share that experience with others. But, I must confess that...
They Say Grief Comes In Stages

They Say Grief Comes In Stages

Did you know that all people are terminally ill? Did you know that there is a 100% mortality rate for people? Did you know that we are all going to walk that road unless the Lord returns in our lifetime? Kubler-Ross was the psychiatrist who noticed and penned the five...
You. Mighty Warrior!

You. Mighty Warrior!

“Yo. Mighty warrior! Your God is wit’ you!” “You talkin’ to me? You talkin’ to ME? I’m lookin’ around, but I’m the only one standin’ here. Where’s this GOD you’re talkin’ ‘bout? God don’t have nuttin’ to do wit’ the likes of us.” “Shaddup and listen. I’m sendin’ you,...