It doesn’t require a prophetic gift to discern all of the problems and evil in our world. Now, more than ever, it is clear that we are not living in neutral territory. This raging war is of biblical proportions: between good and evil, light and darkness. For we do not wrestle against flesh and blood, […]
Read More Bearing Fruit from the Past Three Years
I have allowed the craziness to push me closer to Jesus and understanding who He is and the Kingdom of God that He reigns and invites us to reign with Him. I can’t be passive or casual with faith in these times. I must be rooted deeply in the Word of God so the circumstances […]
Read More My Response to Living in an Unraveling World
The doorbell rang in the hustle and bustle of returning home and in a race to make a quick dinner to ease my teenagers’ hunger. It was October 31, so we assumed there were kids dressed up in costumes seeking candy at the door. Surprisingly, a neighbor dropped off money for our son, who had […]
Read More A Tale of Meatballs
Church this morning was extra powerful when we sang “Champion” and pastor asked us to really think about what we were singing and if we truly believed it. Then he encouraged us to sing it again and press in with all we had. The atmosphere began to shift and lighten. Finally, he pushed us to […]
Read More Will You Push Past What’s Comfortable?
Our family, like so many, is embracing Christmas early. Christmas music and movies have been blasting hope, joy, and love into our home since mid October. Advent, a time of expectant waiting and preparation for God’s intervention has been inaugurated despite the month at the top of the calendar. 2020 has provided the opportunity to […]
Read More Has Advent Come Early?