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Living Life To The Fullest

“The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy. I have come so they can have life. I want them to have it in the fullest possible way.” – John 10:10 NIRV Thursday someone made a statement about me and God giving me so many talents and gifts. They were giving a list of […]

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Started From The Bottom

Many times in our bottom moments, we must shift our focus from what we see to what we know, because what we know is not always what we see. That is what it means to have faith. No matter what you may be experiencing, change your perspective. If you are frustrated, as I was, change your perspective. If you are dealing with lack, change how you look at the lack. When you look at what you know as a follower of Christ, you are prepared to face and walk through anything life gives you in your bottom moments. Anything. Because when you do, you realize you are not walking alone.

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Imitation of Christ Series

Expectation v. Reality

So here are the hard questions: Is God a sadistic God? No, scripture says He is a loving (1 John 4:6-8), just (Psalms 25:8), and holy (Leviticus 11:44-45) God. Did the Disciples suffer needlessly? No, through their suffering what started out as a small group of followers grew into the salvation of billions through the ages as the Gospel of Jesus Christ spread. So, in reality, is there a purpose for your suffering or hard times? Yes. You have a cross and a purpose and many times they go hand in hand.

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Unlimited and Unstoppable

Mission trip to the Gambia

The biggest misconception you can have about going on a mission trip is that you are going to minister to other people. Yes you do minister to others and share the gospel, but it is what you receive in return that is truly life altering. There is nothing more humbling than realizing that you are “richer” than those who you deem to help, but actually are poorer in joy and spirit.

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Encourage Yourself


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“I would have lost heart, unless I had believed that I would see the goodness of the Lord In the land of the living. Wait on the Lord; Be of good courage, And He shall strengthen your heart; Wait, I say, on the Lord!” Psalm 27:13, 14 NKJV “And let us not be weary in […]

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