FOLLOWING JESUS IS INDIVIDUAL, EVEN JESUS SAID SO!

I can hear the waves sweetly crashing on the shore as Jesus sat with his disciples that morning by the fire. They had just finished a breakfast of fish and bread. With them, sat Peter who had run for his life to escape the danger of knowing Jesus, and now, here he sat. Jesus began…

Christmas Wonder

I love winter. I revel in the stillness and find solace in the quiet. All of life seems to slow done, except maybe during the Christmas holidays where it can get pretty crazy in everyone's house. But even then, there is a return to simplicity, joy and rest. A season of anticipation, a gathering of…

Ten Things Worship Leaders Should Exhibit If They’re Going To Lead Well…That Have Nothing To Do With Music.

This week while studying God's Word, the Lord brought me to 1 Thessalonians chapter two to an amazing portion of scripture where Paul was talking about his conduct among the believers and those he led and did life with. He was entrusted with the Gospel to bring it to them and he began to talk…

Fighting the Battle of Self-Rejection

Self-rejection is a taboo subject because it contains so many implications. Yet, millions of us, the majority, women, engage in this practice daily. Some to very severe degrees to the point of eating disorders, domestic violence, drug additions, self-mutilation and self-abasement of the worst kinds. In this week's podcast, we'll discuss some of the origins…

Desolate Places (When God Leads You Into the Wilderness)

des·o·late adjective adjective: desolate 1. (of a place) deserted of people and in a state of bleak and dismal emptiness. It seems that God might be partial to the desolate places. After all, great men of God were led there; Moses. Joseph. John the Baptist. And even Jesus. They were all led into the wilderness for…

PODCAST: Walk As Jesus Walked….What Does That Look Like!

There is so much information out there on the web that teaches us about this Christian walk and how to go about it. But nothing compares to being taught by Jesus Himself. This week's podcast tackles the subject of what it looks like to walk just as Jesus did. You might be surprised it's simpler…

Our Great Need to Lose Ourselves

There is a real need in our world to know God. The need is not great just in the world but in our churches. We preach and proclaim the God of Abraham, Isaac and Jacob  and Jesus, but rarely are we in touch with that God. Christian media is saturated with the message, to know…

Does God Care When I Suffer?

This is the age-old question....does God care? And particularly, does God care when I suffer? Suffering is common to us all. Every human being experiences it in one form or another. Some, very traumatically and others, in the day to day of our lives, relationships and circumstances. NO ONE is exempt. In my attempt to bring…

Finding Myself in You-The Most Beautiful Place on Earth!

Finding myself in you is the most beautiful place on earth! God, I love, I adore, I worship your beauty, your heart of grace! You have never forsaken me, you have never abandoned my heart even through I felt abandoned by all others, misunderstood, unaccepted. You have always know me, loved me, held me ---loved me,…

The Making of a Warrior

Is it possible that you are living, right now, in an answer to a desperate prayer you prayed? A prayer you whispered or fervently cried out to God with tears and burning in your heart to be molded into the image of Christ? Crying out that you wanted more of God? Prayers that you would be strengthened against the evil…