Have you ever heard a lion roar? It rattles your bones a little and certainly catches your attention. And all that is caused by watching Discovery Channel and “The Lion King” with the volume turned up loud. It’s true, I’ve never experienced it live. But the television conveyed enough, that I’m perfectly fine not hearing […]Read more "A Roaring Lion"
I grew up in Church. And it seemed like there was a song or little rhyme for just about everything. One such song spoke to the need to guard your eyes and ears because God was watching. I was reminded of this little song as I read Isaiah 11:3 today. “…and he will delight in […]Read more "Oh, be careful little ears what you hear."
I like to eat. No, you don’t understand, I love to eat. For those that know me, that may not surprise you entirely. In high school I had a friend give me a compliment (well, I heard it as a compliment anyways) as he told me I was “the fattest skinny guy he knew.” Now […]Read more "What is it?"
Doesn’t it feel good to be invited to something? I am not sure I could fully articulate why, but there seems to be something inside each human being that desires to feel a sense of belonging. Even if it is an event or dinner party we would never attend, it is still nice to receive […]Read more "Dinner Party Invite"
There are mindsets that have been constructed by our culture that need to be reset by the Cross. As an American, it is easy to be flooded with thoughts that conform our perspective to a temporal priority and cultivate a mindset fixated on ourselves. We find it natural to consume first, and then contribute whatever […]Read more "Mindset Reset"
Have you ever reached a point in your spiritual life where you felt dry? The spiritual disciplines don’t seem to be producing anymore and you feel stuck. First, know that you are not alone. I have been there too. I have also talked with countless people through the years who wrestle with these same thoughts. It’s […]Read more "Dry Seasons"
Many people have a dream. Some of their dreams are financial, some family related, and others may be personal growth. Whatever the motivation or category, one thing is true across the board – if you slip in your determination to go the right direction, you will drift away from your desired destination. Many people live […]Read more "Dreams, Destinations, & Decisions."