Day 26 – Why Do We Wander?

Paul is begging the Corinthian church to get back on track and to resist the alluring tide of false teaching that so easily sweeps one away.  The Corinthians are being derailed by intellectualism and performance-based Christianity. They were stuck in a comparison trap of “Who’s Who and Who’s Not.” We see Paul’s undeterred affection for…

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DAY 23 – HOW TO ‘TAKE YOUR THOUGHTS CAPTIVE’

Paul says “we take captive every thought to make it obedient to Christ.” But how do we do that? How do we get our thoughts in line with the Word of God?

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4 Ways to Take Charge of Your Day

I’ve always been a runner. From conflict. From fear. From dread. I rather avoid the hard stuff than to go ahead, and dig in.

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It’s not easy

Not everything is perfect.  And I can’t fix it or make it all better. I can’t back up time or have a redo. I am unable to change time. After two dog bites and some serious crankiness, we had to put our dog of 13 1/2 years down. As much as we reason and talk…

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Take your thoughts captive…but how?

Have you ever asked the question, “Lord, why is this happening to me?” “Why does it have to be this way?” “Have you forgotten about me?” “God where are you?” “Do you even care?” Our thoughts can carry us off in a whirlwind. We will quickly sink into our titanic thought life if we are not…

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Fear Not

Experts have estimated that forty percent of things we worry about will never even happen, thirty percent of things we worry about are things from the past, twelve percent of our worries are about our health (when nothing is actually wrong with us), and ten percent of things we worry about are too petty and…

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