Holy Week: Fulfilling God’s call

Holy Week: Fulfilling God’s call

Students of the Old Testament know just how much prophecy is contained in these books – I am not a scholar by any means at all…but I have found some of the most eye-opening moments for my faith walk are when I am shown a prophecy made generations before...
Guilt Erased

Guilt Erased

Guilt. It’s a horrible beast. It robs us of joy. Of hope. Of confidence that in Jesus, our sins really ARE covered in His grace. Guilt lies to us, and wants us to believe we’re not worthy of forgiveness, and that God doesn’t love us nearly enough to forgive that...
It’s His fight. Not mine.

It’s His fight. Not mine.

Maybe I’m the only one…but trying to fight God’s fights for Him is an error I’ve made time and again. I fret. I worry. I try to fix things. and yet…there’s really not much I can do on my own! From Exodus...

Praise my way through it

Light a candle in a bright room, and not much changes. But light that flame in darkness….and that tiny flicker has an outsized impact. I went through a dark spell a while ago, and was having a hard time seeing my way through it. I felt like I was on a long march...
Jesus in my Neighborhood

Jesus in my Neighborhood

A few years back, I heard a pastor preach at chapel when I worked at a Christian nonprofit…he was a guest pastor, and oh my did he bring the Word. I’ll never forget one of the phrases he used: Jesus had been gettin’ all up in his neighborhood....