Commit EVERYTHING to Him…Not To Yourself

Commit EVERYTHING you (I) do to the Lord. Trust Him, and He WILL help you (I). - Psalm 37:5 Commit, Commitment...I find myself marinating on these words this morning after reading through Psalm 37. I've been asking myself if I truly know the meaning of them as well as asking if I've ever truly been … Continue reading Commit EVERYTHING to Him…Not To Yourself

Mom’s Dream…Coming True (But At A Price)

Following Jesus may cost you friendships, your reputation, or treasured habits. But while the cost of being a disciple may be high, the benefits last for eternity. I've seen the high cost of following Jesus in the life of my mom... In my last post I shared about my Dad's dream coming true, but his … Continue reading Mom’s Dream…Coming True (But At A Price)

Living Life to the Full…After Ministry

In John 10:10 Jesus tells us he came to give us life and life to the full. I used to think I knew what that meant. As a youth pastor I thought I was living life to the full. Don't get me wrong, I enjoyed all my years in ministry, but it wasn't until I … Continue reading Living Life to the Full…After Ministry

Which Mountain Do You Seek Refuge?

I love hiking mountains. Some have been challenging and hard, but I alway find peace and rest when I hit the top. There is one mountain that offers peace when we are running to seek meaning, purpose and security. Which mountain do you run to for refuge? Mt. Sinai or Mt. Calvary? Mt Sinai (law) … Continue reading Which Mountain Do You Seek Refuge?

Live Life to the Full

“The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy. I came that they may have life and have it abundantly.” -John 10:10 If we’re all honest, sometimes it feels like God doesn’t want us to have fun. I mean, when people around us are living for the moment, it sure does look appealing. And of … Continue reading Live Life to the Full