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September 28, 2017

“The Lord is near the brokenhearted. He saves those who are crushed in spirit.”

Psalm 34:18

       It was hard to believe that we were once again at this point. We had ridden this roller coaster before: the one that takes you from fear to joy, back to fear again so quick...

August 28, 2017

          It was 6:45 PM on a Thursday night. It had been a long, exhausting week with….life, and the week wasn’t even over yet. I had just arrived at church barely in time to get everything ready for the worship team who was not far behind. I was tired. I didn’t want...

July 28, 2017

“The rain poured down, the water rose, and the wind blew and beat against that house; yet it did NOT fall, because it had it’s foundation on the rock.”

- Matthew 7:25

“I wonder how many it would take,” I thought to myself. “How many cannons? How much cavalry? How many so...

June 28, 2017

“Oh, WE FEEL ALIVE, FEEL ALIVE! Oh, WE FEEL ALIVE, FEEL ALIVE!!!” This is the song my daughter belts over and over again at the top of her lungs! It is by far her favorite song on the new album and she sings it without an ounce of shame or hurt in her heart. She dances...

January 7, 2016

“Sit down” I said boldly. “You need to listen right now” I responded quickly as they veered their attentions from anything I was saying. As a teacher this is probably a common sound in classrooms. A couple of years ago I noticed that as I poured my heart and soul into...

December 12, 2015

Have you ever felt like you are always trying to earn your way in this world? Let’s work harder for a raise at work. Make sure and get your grades up so that you can get a good scholarship. You need to write the next hit song so that you can get a record deal! Okay…may...

October 10, 2015

“There is no real purpose for your life.” Or, “we are all here, but there is no reason for it. You live, you die, and then dust we become.” Wow…that doesn’t make me want to do anything in this life. Thanks for the motivation! There are many people who don’t believe in...

March 12, 2015

Recently there have been countless stories of pain, terror, and sin that are controlling our attentions in the news. People are suffering and they are experiencing anguish and death that I can’t even imagine. As we see this happen, it is easy to ask ourselves where can...

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