God's Love grace Relationship

Freedom

There's a widely held misconception that giving one's life to God is stifling and restrictive. The enemy of our souls,...
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Royalty

A Crown for the Commoner

I'm so blessed to be in London, England, now. One of my highlights was touring the Tower of London and...
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Royalty

God’s Crowns

The queens and kings have positions, power, and authority and the crown symbolizes their status. Topped with rare, expensive, sparkling...
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Courage

He Loves Us

It's a simple truth within an overused word that robs the statement of its weight. We throw around the world...
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grace Truth

The Dumbing Down of Evil

We’ve dumbed down the word “evil” by casual overuse. It needs to be reserved for the most serious of acts....
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Anxiety Cancer Courage Fear Hope Pain

Transforming Pain

Sometimes life is too painful. We strain to imagine a life free from pain, trouble, and trials. In John 16,...
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Faith God's Help God's Love Hope Poetry Truth Wisdom

God’s Hope and Help Within Our Valleys

All of us will have had to endure dark times in our lives. I call them valleys. No matter how...
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God's Love grace Poetry Relationship

God’s Love and a Mother’s Love

The love of a mother is intended to be a reflection of God's love for us. Not everyone is blessed...
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Freedom God's Help Growth

Accusations and Defenses

Most of us have been falsely accused at one time or another. To the person accusing you, it seems every...
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Anxiety Cancer Pain Peace

Dealing with Dread

Scanxiety Dread and fear are too familiar to cancer patients. It's everpresent when we face upcoming scans, tests, and results...
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Relationship Truth

The Kiss

Have you ever been afraid that God may not forgive you? God is love. He gives us many opportunities to...
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Finding God Truth Wisdom

Nature’s Story

Our world is in a season of great distrust and rampant misinformation. Fact-checkers need fact-checkers. There can only be one...
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Anxiety

Consider the Birds

My mom's backyard is a virtual vacation spot for the birds. They come to mom's house every day, knowing they...
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grace Growth

Prison Doubts

I'm encouraged when I read about the prison days of John the Baptist. John's entire life and purpose were focused...
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Hope Pain

Recycling Pain

We currently live in Texas, and here, rain is news. The saying "When it rains, it pours" may have possibly...
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Anxiety Courage

Give Anxiety the Boot

Anxiety, fear, and worry are common the words of the day. Have you ever been going through some trial and...
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Courage Faith Fear

Take Heart

I was unsure of what to call the message tonight. I vacillated between "Dancing in the Waves" or Sunday Morning...
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Courage

Today We Pray

"First of all, then, I urge that petitions (specific requests), prayers, intercessions (prayers for others) and thanksgivings be offered on...
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Faith

Grasshopper Views

What is the grasshopper view? It has nothing to do with a martial art mentee (a "Kung Fu reference for...
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Courage

Courage, Faith, and Grace

We have the blessing and the curse of living in the most remarkable Information Age in history. When we have...
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