So that you may be mature and complete, not lacking anything!

A Call To Come and Die!

A Life Worth Dying To Death and the fear of dying seem to be one of the most instinctual fears in life. We buy life insurance, which most often is never used, to mitigate the fear of potentially losing a loved one. We even fear dying with regrets of an un-lived life.  The interesting twist on […]

How To Overcome Over Capacity

Overcoming Over Capacity These days I quite often feel overwhelmed and stressed.  Maybe it’s the 3 kids or the 3 different jobs – who knows?  What I do know is that I was created by God and mostly likely God is the only one who knows the full extent of my capacity to handle life’s […]

The Remedy: Heart & Prayer

Psalm 66:18 “If I regard iniquity in my heart, the Lord will not hear me.” “My prayer life will never rise above my personal life in Jesus Christ.  If my personal life touches too much of the world, my prayer life suffers (D. Eastman).” Many of us who sincerely love God and long to experience […]

Squandering Grace. What Has God Purposed In Your Life?

Have you Squandered God’s grace in your life? Eph 2:8-10 For it is by grace you have been saved, through faith—and this is not from yourselves, it is the gift of God— not by works, so that no one can boast. For we are God’s handiwork, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which […]

Success or Significance, Which Will You Choose?

Success of Significance Recently I turned 35!!!  I never would have thought that day would have come, but it did, and you know what?  I’m alive and ok!  Even though statically my life is half over, I feel the best is yet to come.  This perspective has led me to do some healthy reflection and […]

Pray Until You Can Pray

Prayer is NOT Easy! Prayer is not easy… there I said it!  Recently I had been really struggled with my prayer life until something very cool happened.  Actually what happened first was that I was really out of shape and needed to get back on track.  Since going to the gym gives me the creeps, […]

Stop Making Decisions!

Is decision making ruining your life? Are some people just born with an innate ability to make the right decisions at the right times under pressure?  Personally, I have always felt fairly confident in the decision making department when it comes to immediate and less intensively important decisions (like what route I should take to […]

4 Keys to Healthy Family Dynamics, Part 3. Obedience

OBEDIENCE: Children… OBEY Eph. 6:1-3 “Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right. 2 “Honor your father and mother”—which is the first commandment with a promise— 3 “so that it may go well with you and that you may enjoy long life on the earth.” Healthy family dynamics are not only the responsibility of […]

Called to a Life of Dependence

Is Daily Bread Really Enough? First of all let me start by saying that this is a therapeutic post for me. Recently, I jumped into the realm of daily bread living.  I stepped down from a steady and good job at a church to pursue other things God has laid on my heart.  Needless to […]

What’s On Your Mind?

We are what’s on our minds So what’s on your mind these days?  What fills your thoughts and occupies space in your brain cave?  This has been a very important question I’ve had to ask myself lately.  You see, lately what has occupied space in my mind has been things like: fear, doubt, shame, a […]