Day 17 – What is Godly Sorrow?

What is godly sorrow? Why is it such a big deal?

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Day 9 – Let Light Shine Out of Darkness

A few months ago I traveled with some close friends to one of my favorite places…a small, quaint village smuggled in the middle of sugar cane fields located in rural Haiti. You can see the mountain range off in the distance, and an occasional ocean breeze from the nearby beach. Children laughing. People cooking. Cows…

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How Do We Handle Suffering?

Pain. Suffering. Injustice. Sickness. War. Death. We struggle to wrap our arms around the tragedies of this world. It is a paradox that we live in. How can a loving God allow such deep pain and sorrow? If God cares, why does He seem despondent?  But one must not look far into the pages of…

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Will you Live a Better Story?

All of us have faced difficulty, pain, and struggles in life. Things have not always turned out as planned. When our plans are thwarted and our rights are violated, it is tempting to become frustrated, discouraged, or downright mad. We typically place an expectation on how we think things should turn out.   Life doesn’t…

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Is it Well with Your Soul?

I don’t know if I can even fathom…I don’t know. But I do hope I would remain faithful even in the midst of losing everything.

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When You See the Headline: “4 Dead, 5 Children Life-Flighted to Hospital”…you know it’s gonna be a very bad day

I feel the Holy Spirit pointing out my downcast, complaining attitude when I don’t feel 100%. When I don’t get my way. When my kids don’t listen to me. When my fast food isn’t fast. When the driver ahead of me is an idiot. Oh Lord, forgive me please.

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