The Best is Yet to Come

As a little girl, I didn’t like June 4th. It was the day AFTER my birthday.  For me, it ranked right up there with the day after Christmas or New Year’s Eve.  All of the anticipation that led up to these Holidays were built up in my mind. The fun, the presents, family, and all… Continue Reading

You are Never too Far Gone

Have you ever been completely lost? I mean really, really lost? When I was a little girl, (and before the GPS-Google Maps Era), my family and I were traveling from West Virginia to Myrtle Beach, S.C. for a week’s vacation.  We were all worn out and frustrated from our long twelve hour drive and from… Continue Reading

The Risks of Following Jesus

Are you taking enough risks in order to be obedient and follow Jesus? There is an area near Beijing, China where school children, some as young as six, climb vine ropes up 600 meter cliffs in order to attend school.  The journey is so risky the children only return home two times a month. One… Continue Reading

What are You Buying Into Today?

What are you going to buy today?  At this very moment, whether you realize it or not, you are being inundated with sales and marketing tools specifically catered and targeted with you in mind.  Try Googling anything on the internet or search a particular website and voila! This particular site’s tactic is to market their… Continue Reading

The Danger of Following Your Own Heart

We’ve all heard it. There is a decision to be made in your life; you reach out for help. The most well intentioned, heart-felt friends say these comforting words to you:, “Just follow your heart.” Ahhh….yes. “Follow your heart,” sounds innocent enough. No harm or foul play there, right? Wrong! This sort of melodrama is… Continue Reading

How Christians Live Like Atheists

The fool has said in his heart, “There is no God.” They are corrupt, and have done abominable iniquity; There is none who does good (Psalm 53:1). How Christians Live Like Atheists You would not think of jumping out of a flying plane without a parachute. This exercise in “Extreme-spiritual-stunts” is exactly what you participate… Continue Reading