Struggles help us soar…

One thing I believe most of us struggle with to one degree or another is the idea that hardship and struggles can “work together for our good.”   And, yes. This can be hard to understand for us Christians too! Can you relate? I started thinking about that this morning when…

Rocked to the core with the news?

Yesterday I noticed on social media that some Christians are expressing their dismay and surprise, evidently over the shocking number of well know public personalities who have recently announced they’ve decided to “leave the Faith”. Their names aren’t important, but the reason we could be seeing this happen sure is!…

Yes! Connect the dots…

Don’t you love it when you’re suddenly hit with clarity on something that’s nagged at you for a while?  I sure do!  To me those times are like receiving little gifts of joy that spring to life when that final bit of paper is pushed back to reveal your once…

Looking for a stabilizer in a rocky world?

There’s a bit of scripture in the third chapter of II Timothy that has always intrigued me. Whatever version you use it goes something like this, “During end times… people will be learning (knowledge will increase) but they will never come to know the truth.” That used to puzzle me,…

Changing times changes us!

Times have changed. We have changed. We all have. It’s a given when the world around us seems to be unraveling at its core in every area of life. That’s a big reason why these days I especially love my Church.  It gives me a place to refresh from all…

Live life to its fullest!

Does anything here sound familiar? Do you have Bible verses that seem to stand out to you head and shoulders above the rest?  I do. And one of mine since I first read it is when Moses was standing before the people, sharing his last words of encouragement, admonishments and…