Resurrection Power

One of my favorite songs is Resurrection Power by Chris Tomlin. No matter what is happening in my day, I always feel encouraged. Listening to these words gets my perspective back in place and reminds […]

Feed or Starve?

I read something in a book a few years ago that I’ve never forgotten. What you feed grows; what you starve dies. After thinking about this concept, I realized it applies to many things in […]

Open this gift on Valentine’s Day

When Valentine’s Day rolls around, I always spend time thinking about the truest Valentine anyone could ever have.  Jesus Christ.  There is no other being who could ever love you more.  He suffered and died […]

The Main Thing

As Christmas approaches, those of us who follow Jesus often hear at least once during the season, “Keep the main thing, the main thing.” This means that even though the world turns Christmas into a […]

A Worthy Top Ten List

In my last blog, I wrote about the Vineyard Justice Network and that I would report back in this blog about the conference.  Well, my trip fell though at the last minute so I have […]

Vineyard Justice Network

Do you know about the Vineyard Justice Network (VJN)? “VJN is a network to connect people pursuing the justice of the Kingdom of God. VJN (which began as Vineyard Anti-Slavery Team) brings together the wisdom of […]

Easily Offended?

Have you noticed that in our culture, it seems like almost everyone is easily offended?  The slightest comment, or a single word that people hear while they are not paying attention or listening to the […]

Not a Fan

I’ve been reading a book titled “Not a fan: Becoming a completely committed follower of Jesus” by Kyle Idleman.  The message in this book came at a really good time for me, and I know […]

Rejoice, Remain Faithful and Reach Out

When something happens in this fallen world that does not go our way (it goes against how God wants us to live and away from Biblical principles) It may be tempting to sulk, fight harder, […]

Jesus, My Encourager

Lately I’ve been struggling with selfishness. On many occasions lately, I know what I should do, what God wants me to do, but  instead, I want to sit down and rest or crawl back in […]