162018Apr
It is Enough

It is Enough

“But for the present let us be satisfied with the blood, that it is there and that it is enough.” – Watchman Nee It is easy to fall for the lie that there is something more for us to do than to trust God’s provision and love for us through Jesus Christ. We trust Jesus…

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72018Apr
Real Trust, Real Love

Real Trust, Real Love

“Real trust only grows inside a relationship based on love.” – Wayne Jacobsen   Our relationships with God, our spouses, our children, our parents, and our friends all need the same foundation to thrive. To truly experience and enjoy our Father and each other, love must be an underlying theme in our relationships. All too…

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32018Apr
Community

Community

It is possible to be part of a community but not truly be IN community. In other words, being considered part of a group doesn’t necessarily result in meaningful relationships. Any group can be full of surface relationships that amount to no more than mere acquaintances, more closely resembling strangers passing on the street than…

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152018Mar
A Choice Fueled by Faith

A Choice Fueled by Faith

“Most of us postpone a decision hoping that Jesus will get weary of waiting and the inner voice of Truth will get laryngitis…Our indecision creates more problems than it solves…WE GET STUCK. With the paralysis of analysis, the human spirit begins to shrivel.” – Brennan Manning (emphasis added) Sometimes the step of faith we desperately…

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272018Feb
Chewing Gum

Chewing Gum

We all have had days in which we step in chewing gum on the road of life. It’s not fun, and it can be downright annoying. Then there are other times when much more significantly troubling things occur. At times like those, it’s good to recall and trust the following truth: “Your circumstances are NOT…

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