Are You Building The Life You Really Want?

I’ve had this little saying on a post-it note hanging on the bottom of my iMac for about 6 months.   It’s a little reminder that life is about the everyday.   A Wedding Day is a big event day, but creating a strong marriage is about what we contribute everyday. The day you have […]

Gaining Perspective Part 2

It’s said that testings and trials follow victories. I don’t know that it’s always true, but it was for Elijah. He was a fiery prophet and a true man of God. Since we’re just regular people, that  should make us feel better about our own failures and weaknesses.   It’s entirely possible to be on […]

How To Gain Perspective On Life When You’re Bummed Out, Part 1

How do you know if you have the RIGHT PERSPECTIVE about your life on any given day? I love tumblr.com where I came across this cute cartoon with a profound message about perspective. If you’ve lived very long you’ve probably faced something that knocked the wind out of you. An injustice, a betrayal, an event […]

What Babies, A Girl Not Named Clarissa, and Psychologists Can Teach Us About Being Godly

Do you want to be more godly? Have you tried? What exactly did you do or not do? In other words, how did you approach being more godly? In the realm of Christian aspirations, being godly, or more like God, has to be near the top of the list. You’d think we might have a […]

Just Because We’re Flawed Doesn’t Mean We’re Useless

  I’m always surprised by a holy moment.   It can happen anywhere, but my kitchen sink sees more than its fair share of holy moments. My own burning bush, my own miraculous catch of fish, my own walk on the water has often happened as I stood at that sink.   Any ground is […]

Are We Nearing The End?

Daniel 12:4 (ESV) But you, Daniel, shut up the words and seal the book, until the time of the end. Many shall run to and fro, and knowledge shall increase.”     Believing and understanding prophesy changes the way we live right now. It detaches us from the passions and pursuits of this life and […]