I do not want to live out my best life FOR Christ. I want Christ to be life lived IN me. That's NOT the same thing. Jesus didn't Die so that I can remain the same and so my efforts could Define the strength of our relationship. He Died so that I could be changed. … Continue reading Life and Death
When God gives you a vision or passion for a thing He also gives you what you need and prepares and equips you so that you are ready for it.Occassionally all you have to do is be obedient and show up. But faith is not a 'spiritual' vacation... with the premier destination at the end … Continue reading Just do it
When I was 5 years old we moved to the country. Dad didn't ask us if we wanted to relocate. One day he just loaded our stuff up and us and off we went. No questions asked. We did crazy things like that all the time. Like uhmm... we would go to the grocery store … Continue reading Never Grow Up
Sometimes we forget as believers that we are the ones who choose how close to God we will be on any given day. We wisely choose to go to church on Sunday but may go days before we think to: be still before Him, in the Word with Him or surrendered in rest with our … Continue reading Am I close enough to God?
When you woke up this morning what was it that kept you from rising up with confidence and joy in your heart? What has you locked up or numb or frustrated already today? What is it that has you wishing that you could just go back to bed or take off for a very, very … Continue reading Our Problem
Question. What makes a person lose their passion for Christ? What turns them into spiritual zombies? Answer: When we don't feed or give attention to something it diminishes in power, influence & intensity. A fire. Grades at school. Relationships. Get real about where you are and then you'll be to hear God lead you out and … Continue reading Where did I go?
I don't know any better than to do the last thing God told me to do. BUT when He keeps speaking and sharing more before I've accomplished the last thing... it can begin to feel quite daunting. It doesn't seem impossible... for Nothing is Impossible with the Lord. It doesn't seem like too much to … Continue reading The Little Train that was told, ‘We can.’