Tag Archives: Faith

The Year I Gave Up On New Year’s Resolutions

I tend to get weirdly nostalgic toward the end of a calendar year. Maybe a better word is reflective. I’ve spent some time this morning reflecting on the year that is ending this week. It was a good year. In … Continue reading

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He Talks to Me in ‘My Thinks’

My wife and I have three little girls, ages 5, 4, and 1 (our third turns 1 this week). As many of you can attest, being a parent is a journey filled with such a massive range of experiences and … Continue reading

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J.C. Ryle on Unbelief

Here is an extended quote from the message this morning on Mark 6:1-6.  “We can never be too much on our guard against unbelief. It is the oldest sin in the world. It began in the Garden of Eden, when … Continue reading

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Leading in Fear

There are all types of fear out there. As a leader, you never want the wrong kind of fear motivated (or de-motivating) your actions, decisions, pace, or vision. Some may say that fear has no place in the life of … Continue reading

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The Peace of Faith

Tomorrow morning’s text is Romans 5:1-11.  We’ve arrived at “The God who LOVES” in our Between the Trees series.  In my research I found the following story from Monica Dickens’ Miracles of Courage. David, a 2-year old with leukemia, was taken … Continue reading

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Ruth the Moabite and the People of God

In our journey through Ruth (which ended last Sunday) I received an interesting biblical question that I have told several people I would address through a blog.  Here it is.  The question has been posed to me in many different … Continue reading

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Blessed Assurance

I’ve been singing Blessed Assurance this week by Fanny Crosby.  This one never gets old: Blessed assurance, Jesus is mine! Oh, what a foretaste of glory divine! Heir of salvation, purchase of God, Born of His Spirit, washed in His … Continue reading

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