Real Love Is…

When I was younger I had many ideas of what being in love was all about. I remember the newspaper comic strip titled "Love Is..." that always had some scenario about love and relationships. To the naive, inexperienced generation, it portrayed love as a daily dose of cuteness and fun. And, then I grew up. … Continue reading Real Love Is…

Call Me Crazy…

Just before Noah turned six hundred years old God commanded him to build an ark. Can you imagine the looks and the whispers as he began this task? People thought he was crazy but Noah pushed on and did "all that the Lord commanded him." Being a Christ-follower today still presents its challenges. The world … Continue reading Call Me Crazy…

Darkness and the Light

If you've ever sat in the stillness of dawn you've noticed that light fills the sky a little at a time. It creeps into the darkness slowly casting a haze on the Earth. Then, out of nowhere, the birds begin to sing, the light is much brighter than just moments before, and you have the … Continue reading Darkness and the Light

God Sees the Bigger Picture

Sometimes the things we think we need and want, aren't the things we receive. Sometimes the plans and attempts in life we make, really aren't what's best for our particular situation. I've recently had something on my mind and been praying. I was torn but thinking it would be good for me. Finally, I began … Continue reading God Sees the Bigger Picture

Making Plans

How many times a day do we make plans or plan for our future? How many times do our plans get sidetracked? How many times a day do we try to take control? For me, it happens on an average of every five seconds because by nature I'm a control freak and my own worst … Continue reading Making Plans

Slay Your Giants

Goliath, the Philistine, stood six cubits and a span, or approximately nine feet tall. He was covered in hundreds of pounds of armor and he had a bad attitude. For forty days he came forward every morning and evening to take his stand, terrifying the Israelites. David, a mere youth, was sent by his father … Continue reading Slay Your Giants

The Encounter

"True worshipers will worship the Father in the Spirit and in truth, for they are the kind of worshipers that the Father seeks." John 4:23 When the Samaritan woman found Jesus at the well and He asked her for a drink, she had no idea her life was about to change. As she continued talking … Continue reading The Encounter