Help Me Help You

Last month, while playing in a sand volleyball tournament, my daughter, Kelsey, noticed that all play stopped at the same moment. Across the courts, another player was suffering some sort of medical distress.  My daughter […]

The Daily “DOs and DON’Ts”

The other day, I found myself mentally composing a laundry list of all of the things I don’t love above this stay-at-home order our Governor recently imposed upon our state. Suddenly, I find that I’m […]

“SPANX” You Very Much!

Sweatpants and socks, flannel and fleece. If fabric were edible, these would be the “comfort foods” of my wardrobe. It’s almost like wearing a warm hug whenever I don my winter apparel. If sweatpants and […]

Get Out and Vote…It’s What Every Christian Should Do!

Let me begin this post by saying that I am not advocating one candidate over another. It’s your choice. But did you know that during the last presidential election somewhere between 50 and 80% (depending […]

Finding Peace in a World of Stress

I’ve been thinking about peace lately…not only how to find it, but how to keep it, because, let’s face it, the world today is not designed to bring us the kind of peace that brings […]

Transformative Prayer

Lately I’ve been praying scriptures out loud and in the first person, because I believe this will cause myself to come into conformity with God’s word.  I’m basing this belief on the following: 1) Romans […]

Are You Crunchy?

I woke up the other morning angry. I don’t really know why, other than I faintly remember being in the midst of an angry dream. I’m not quite sure what I was dreaming about, but […]

Have you ever had a bad day?

I mean a really truly bad day, where from the moment your eyes popped open in the morning until you lay your head to rest at night everything and anything that could go wrong went […]

Is God a self-serve buffet line?

When I first began this walk with God I found my life revolutionized.  In a single moment my life was turned upside down, old addictions and patterns were broken, and I eagerly threw myself into […]

Power-less

Have you ever felt like your connection to God has fizzed out? Like the plug got pulled, or a fuse blew, and you are trying to run on your own energy? Recently, I had slowly […]