I don’t know about y’all, but I have always had a BIG imagination. As a child, I had big plans and I was going places. We never had much money to actually go places, but every time I opened a book, I was able to travel. Books allowed me to imagine myself in all sorts … More When Dreams Die
Perhaps one of the most misinterpreted verses in the Bible behind Matthew 7:1 (“Judge not, that ye be not judged.”) is Psalm 37:4 ~ “Delight thyself also in the Lord; and he shall give thee the desires of thine heart.” We hear this verse quoted over and over again to and by people who are … More Did God Promise to Give Us the Desires of Our Heart?
Last week, we took our church kids to camp. This is the same camp I went to as a child. This having been my 16th year, I can say from experience that this is a place where God meets with people. It was there, at 9 years old, I first experienced real, heavy conviction over … More A Living Sacrifice
Sunday morning, I was drinking my coffee and reading before church, and I came across a verse in John 18 that I have not been able to get away from. The context of this verse is in the Garden of Gethsemane. The soldiers have arrived to arrest Jesus and dear, sweet, instinctive, relatable Peter has … More The Contents of a Cup
If one has grown up in or spent much time in church, chances are they know the story of Abraham and Isaac. Just in case you don’t, here’s an overview. In Genesis 12, God called Abraham from his home to go to a land that God would show him. He also said that He would … More Laying Down Our Isaacs