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“Do not judge, and you will not be judged. Do not condemn, and you will not be condemned. Forgive, and you will be forgiven." -Luke 6:37

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"In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world." John 16:33 Corporate downsizing. Rebellious teenagers. Paying the Bills. Devastating illness. Maintaining Cars. Life is full of it’s share of troubles. There are times when we are so overwhelmed, we struggle to make it through the day. Difficulty, and troubles [...]

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Have you ever witnessed a child behave in an unrestrained manner? What I'm talking about are those moments when we see a child creating chaos, or throwing an uncontrollable fit in the grocery store. I don't know about you, but the first thing I ask myself is 'where is their parent'? Being a parent myself, I'm [...]

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"Faith is the confidence that what we hope for will actually happen." Hebrews 11:1 What is Faith? It's a funny thing isn't it? The verse above explains it perfectly. It is a confidence in the hope we have, but it isn't certainty. Certainty requires no faith. No matter how much evidence we look at for [...]

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"The opposite of faith is not doubt, but certainty" - Anne Lamott We need to stop treating doubt  like it is the enemy of faith. Questions need to be asked by us to make faith our own. Doubt is not deadly to faith, but silence is. Pretending that we have to be certain about everything prevents us from asking [...]

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Fear, pain, loss, and the unknown can be overwhelming. There are times I feel like the world is crashing in on all sides; like there is no route of escape. Our natural response in those circumstances is to shut down, to close ourselves off. In these moments, these pivotal circumstances, we tend to do one [...]

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"For the Son of Man came to seek and to save the lost.” - Luke 19:10

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How many of you know someone who is so outspoken that they declare their opinion before their brain understands what's going on? I'm sure we all know at least one person...Or maybe that someone is you!? Being "outspoken" is one of the many characteristics used to describe Peter. On the way, Jesus told them, “All [...]

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When you were a child, were you ever told to do something, and you didn't fully understand why? Like buckling your seat belt, taking medicine, or going to bed on time? The truth is, your parents understood the reasons for each of these things you needed to do, and they told you to do them [...]

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Happy Mother's Day to all you mom's out there! I spent quite some time looking at all the different cards this weekend. Now, is it just me, or do you always end up picking the first good card you read, even after looking another 10 minutes!? Anyways, there are so many things we can learn [...]

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