If we are never going to be in charge of Jesus’ church, what drives us to keep doing our best? Continue reading First Place is Already Taken
How can we be free from fear, both fear of things in this world, and fear of what could happen in the next? Continue reading Maybe They Aren’t Out to Get You
Can God bless those we’ve never met, when we would rather pray for them than for the people we do know? Continue reading Those We’ve Never Met
Do you ever feel like you are in a movie, and the bad guys are just about to overrun all that is good? Continue reading An Army At the Ready
It takes a lot of force to hold important things together. The good news is that we do not have to do so through our own strength. Continue reading Holding Things Together Takes Some Strength
What can we learn from Christmas and a Taco Bell commercial? Continue reading More Jesus
If God mercifully paid for the consequences of our sins, how should we respond to that grace? Continue reading I Deserve This!
Once we decide that “enough is enough” with respect to the impact of sin in our lives, we have a choice as to what to do next. Continue reading Have You Had Enough?
Are we surrounding ourselves with the warmth that brings life, or with a harsh fire that consumes us and others nearby? Continue reading All Crispy Brownies
Are we so selfish that if we can’t enjoy something, we don’t want anyone else to participate, either? Continue reading Scorched Earth