Every Idle Word You Speak

We all know that what we say matters. You know that right? Ok, even if you didn’t, now you do. ūüėČ Life and Death are in the power of the tongue. – Prov. 18:21 We’ve¬†all heard it so many times it’s practically become cliche. So why bother bringing it up? because it’s true… but more […]

Why Hopelessness Is A Good Thing

Perhaps the worst feeling we can have is hopelessness. There is nothing that can send me into a tailspin faster than hopelessness. But what if I had a solution? Ok, so it’s not a solution as much as something to give you hope in your hopelessness. It starts with understanding why we become hopeless. Hopelessness¬†starts […]

The Powerless Church

Have you ever felt powerless? I know I have. It’s one of the worst feelings there is. You see something happening and there is nothing you can do to stop it. How can this be when the founder of our faith and the one who has commissioned us has all the power in the universe […]

Father Abraham The Coward?

We all know father Abraham… He had many sons, and many sons had father Abraham. (I’m hoping you will be humming that song for the rest of the day) We all know him as the father of our faith. He’s known for his great faith and obedience to God. But, before he was a man […]

5 Friends, 5 Years

It took me a while but it’s finally happened. I’ve realized time is the most valuable¬†resource I have. It’s the lack of control I have of my time that is driving a majority of the change I’m seeking right now. It’s why I love anything that helps make my day more efficient. It’s also why […]

Praying In The Promise

The past two weeks have been stressful. When I say stressful I mean… emotional rollercoaster wife breaking down into tears stressful. Why,¬†you ask? Because the loan company we used lost its biggest investor and is currently imploding. As a result, we’ve been jumping through hoop after hoop to get the loan for our house. What […]

When I Met My Mentor

It was probably about 13 years ago… I had just recently returned to the Lord. My church¬†at the time was hosting a winter retreat for the college/young adults group. I remember all my friends talking about what they were going through and what they wanted to hear from God about on the trip. The guest […]