God’s Got your Back

You have to address hurt, attacks and danger in your life. Sadly, however, you often end up expending more time, energy and heart than you need to because you believe you’re on your own. But you’re not. God’s got your back – regardless of what it is. This reality changes everything about everything. It allows you to do what you need to do. But it also frees you up to invest your energy in better ways – loving God, loving others and being the best you that you can...

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Time to Make Things Work

The question is the same whether it’s government, work, family or church – do you want to make a point or do you want to make things work? Sadly, we seem to live in a time when too many people would rather make a point that proves they’re right than roll up their sleeves, engage other people, learn, grow and join with others to make things work. Which may just be why God needs you to be that person who takes that first step to make things work....

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A Sunday Prayer 1/21/18

Lord, The sun comes up. My day begins. And You invite me on a holy journey. To seek You with all my heart, soul, mind and strength. Trust You in the good, the bad and the ugly. Forge a deeper, more trusting and more faithful relationship with You. And experience that this, indeed, is the day You have made. Today I will truly rejoice. Today I will praise You from the depths of my soul. And today I will give You all honor, glory and praise. Because, Lord, this is who You have created me to be. In this moment. And for all eternity....

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Being God’s

You can do great, wonderful and amazing things in your life. But there’s something even more important than being your best. It’s being God’s. God has created you in God’s image and loves you unconditionally. God has a purpose for your life and is at work transforming you into the person God dreams you to be. And God desires a relationship with you right now and for all eternity. So while you seek to be your best all day long, do it by being...

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God Is Your Partner for the Day

While today is shaped by all the yesterdays that have preceded it and is lived in anticipation of all the tomorrows yet to come, this is it. It’s all you got. Figuring out how God wants you to live today is the most important work in front of you because you are created by God and can only thrive when you live fully in relationship with the One who cherishes you. But think what this means. Since God is your partner for the day, you’re already ahead of the...

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