Wearing the “Jesus Fish”

"If someone claims, “I know him well!” but doesn’t keep his commandments, he’s obviously a liar. His life doesn’t match his words. But the one who keeps God’s word is the person in whom we see God’s mature love. This is the only way to be sure we’re in God. Anyone who claims to be … Continue reading Wearing the “Jesus Fish”


God Knows Exactly What We Need

“Now all glory to God, who is able, through his mighty power at work within us, to accomplish infinitely more than we might ask or think.” ~Ephesians 3:20 (NLT) I’ve spent the last five days at home in bed, battling the flu. Normally, I am not much of a TV watcher, but lying here, hour … Continue reading God Knows Exactly What We Need

First Things First

“Yes, I am the vine; you are the branches. Those who remain in me, and I in them, will produce much fruit. For apart from me you can do nothing.” ~ John 15:5 (NLT)   If I were to write a letter to God this week, it would go something like this: Dear God, I’m … Continue reading First Things First


Clearing the Smoke

“But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well.” ~Matthew 6:33 (NIV) I’m sure we can all rattle off a list of foolish choices we made as teenagers. It’s part of growing up. We think we know everything, only to find out later in life … Continue reading Clearing the Smoke


Confessions of a Christian Introvert

"For we are God’s handiwork, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do." ~Ephesians 2:10 (NIV) Thousands of years ago, God appeared to Moses in a burning bush. This story can be found in the Book of Exodus, Chapter 3. If you read further, you will … Continue reading Confessions of a Christian Introvert