God, Is That You?

What does it look like to hear the voice of God? As believers, we know that we should. However, I think many of us struggle with doubt and often wonder…”God, is that really you? Could you speak up a little bit louder?” 

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What Does it Look Like to “Talk” to God?

I️  don’t think people realize how easy it is to have a relationship with God. There are often misconstrued notions that we have to talk to God in a certain way…with lofty words or in a particular posture…before God answers our prayers. We believe we have to do more…serve more…attend church more…achieve more….before God actually…

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Advent Day 25: Merry Christmas!

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Day 35 – The Graduation Speech

Today we read Paul’s final benediction to the somewhat unpredictable Corinthian church. His closing remarks in 2 Cor. 13:11-14 remind me of ones you might hear at a graduation ceremony. Poignant. Succinct. Meaningful. If you recall over the past few chapters, Paul has addressed these city-dwellers with instructions on how to live life. These are…

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Day 33 – He Was Crucified in Weakness, but Lives by the Power of God

I wonder how many of us are guilty of this same thing? We want more proof that God is real. We’re looking for proof in blessings and materialism. Proof in large ministries and twitter followers. Proof in a life of comfort and ease. What does proof look like today?

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Day 32 – All For Your Upbuilding, Beloved

Have we lost this in the church today? A sense of deep community where we are invested in the lives of others over the long-haul. Have we lost this in our community? A desire to know others so that they can know God. Have we lost this in our own families? A passion to see others pursue God with all of their heart, strength, and soul. 

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