Nothing jolts you into perspective and reality as sharply as the premature passing of a friend.  A mutual connection told me about it as I was following the news of the national election and planning a post on getting out of worry. Suddenly what I was doing didn’t seem so […]

Your Salvation Is Too Precious To Wait


…we can boldly quote, God is there, ready to help; I’m fearless no matter what. Who or what can get to me? – Hebrews 13:6‬ ‭(MSG) An unexpected diagnosis. Another terror attack. A shock election result. An unplanned situation. The fear of the unknown can rob us of precious peace […]

The Antidote to Fear – How You Can Live Unshaken ...


  Have you had those days where nothing seems to go right? Or worse, a stretch of days or even a season? Like your boss or your customers keep rejecting the proposals you spent days and nights preparing. Or you misplace your phone or keys just as you are rushing […]

Why Having Joy Beats Being Happy, Any Day



…And Jesus said to her, “Neither do I condemn you; go and sin no more.” – John 8:11‬ ‭ How can the gift of no condemnation possibly be the power and impetus to sinning no more? To the human mind, it seems totally at odds and contradictory, incongruous even. Yet such […]

Why No Condemnation Releases The Power To Sin No More


Surely one of the most prevalent misconceptions about God is this: God is angry and disappointed with us when we sin today. But wait – is that really a misconception? Or are we falling into the trap of reading the Bible selectively and seeing God one-sided as love only?  We […]

Busting Myths About Christianity – Does God Get Angry With ...