Strength Through Obedience

Observe therefore all the commands I am giving you today, so that you may have the strength… Deuteronomy 11:8a (NIV)  We often see rules and regulations as restricting and confining, a damper on self-expression. The motto for most of society today is just, “you do you”. Do what feels good; do what makes you happy.Continue reading “Strength Through Obedience”

Become Familiar, Become Family

Everyone knows what it feels like to be unknown; to be the new guy or gal… on the playground, in class, at work, in the neighborhood, at church, on the team… at some point or another in life, we’ve all experienced it. Aren’t we all glad that feeling, that experience is never lasting?! Eventually (hopefullyContinue reading “Become Familiar, Become Family”

Wrong Place, Wrong Time, Wrong Circumstance and Yet…

If you have ever felt like a wave of impossibilities threatened to overtake you, this story is for you in Matthew 15:32-39. This is the story of when Jesus fed the 4,000 with only 7 loaves of bread and a few small fish. Interesting that the number 7, the number of completion, of perfection, inContinue reading “Wrong Place, Wrong Time, Wrong Circumstance and Yet…”

No More Wandering

Have you too experienced the exhaustion of wandering?! Maybe you have seen those “Family Circus” comics that trace the little boy’s wandering steps ALL over the neighborhood before he fulfills his purpose; like delivering the message to his sister (who has been sitting on the front porch all along) that it’s time for dinner! TalkContinue reading “No More Wandering”

Newest Book Release!!

Available on Amazon! “Poured Out” is the second book in the T.R.U.S.T. series (T.otal R.eliance U.pon S.ustained T.ruth). The goal of this series is to study through the entirety of the Old and New Testaments simultaneously and in a chronological order. The structure of this series aims to encourage rather than overwhelm anyone inContinue reading “Newest Book Release!!”