It’s been five days… and still, the events in Las Vegas have really messed with me. It was senseless. It was violent. It was, simply put, pure evil.
As believers, we are already complete in our spirit. In our soul and in our body, we are still a work in progress.
It seems to me that "looking unto Jesus” is one of the great challenges of my life. Amidst all the noise around me, it's easy to get distracted.
I used to think the Israelites were a bit on the slow side, but the longer I live, the more I realize how easy it is to want to return to slavery.
When I stopped my work and quieted my soul, God spoke. He poured into me 5 lessons that became a framework for seeking him in still places.
No one can quite prepare you as a parent for the number of times you will be tempted to find your identity in your failures. But it isn’t the truth.
As a sufferer of fairly regular bouts with insomnia, it’s in the early morning hours (usually around 3 a.m.) that my eyes pop open in the darkness and my “what about” thoughts begin racing.
Do you ever find yourself paralyzed by what you think of yourself? Do you beat yourself up over things? As Christians, we know that there is no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus (Romans 8:1). But even though there’s no condemnation coming from God, sometimes...
What do you do when you fail? Failure is something we all have in common. And I’d like to zoom in on a specific type of failure: sin. What do you do when you’ve done something you know is against what God desires, is inconsistent with the Life of Christ in you, or is not in...
As followers of Jesus, you and I have been given the opportunity to participate in God’s redemptive plan for creation. We call this plan “missions,” and we’ve been commissioned by Jesus to participate in it: “Then Jesus came to them and said, ‘All...