I recently listened to an episode of Chad Veach's leadership podcast. His featured guest was Rich Wilkerson Jr., the lead pastor at Vous Church. Both of these men are amazing leaders of people and teams, as well as themselves. And I really enjoy learning from both of them. Chad was asking Rich about his success… Continue reading When God gives You a Lemon Tree…
Rest is spiritual, and recently, our family has had the opportunity to get away, relax, refresh, and recharge. Retreating is spiritual. A wise mentor of mine says that life really isn't a marathon, it's a series of sprints. Which is why it's imperative that you schedule time in between sprints to reset your soul and… Continue reading As for me and My House…
When you were little, did you enjoy car rides with your parents? I know I did. It seems like most of my memories of being a child revolve around car rides. We didn't have money when I was young, so my parents found joy in driving around, looking at big houses, dreaming. Driving around, browsing… Continue reading It’s All About The Drive.
“He’s going to hell because of me!” I screamed at my dad as he continued to tell me that my brother had been found dead. I wailed and fell to the ground as I realized that an event I thought couldn’t happen to a “good Christian girl” was at that moment, shattering my world. How… Continue reading Putting Purpose to the Pain.
This season in my life, like many of you are or have experienced is one where I am reflecting a lot on my life as a whole. Last year, at the beginning of the year, I decided to have a theme for the year to help me filter my commitments, my goals, and to… Continue reading Defining Destiny
If we were to step back in time to the days leading up to the day Jesus cleared the temple in John 2, we would have so much more knowledge about why Jesus clearing the temple was such a big deal. Because we would know that the temple in Jerusalem was a big deal. The… Continue reading Temple Talk
The past few days have been crazy. Nutso. Weird. All the things. Due to being ill and playing catchup on all my spousal, motherly, and ministry responsibilites, this post is long overdue! Recently, I have been asked by several people about how to "dig deeper" into the Word of God. I knew that should be… Continue reading Soul Scrubbing.
Friends! Today on the blog, I actually wanted to share with you the message I preached this last weekend. I hope this message encourages you and you find yourself seeking out God's revelations in your life. Let me know what you think in the comments below, or shoot me an email! Happy listening ! Stay… Continue reading Revelation: Mystery Uncovered
Friends! Thank you for checking out my blog today! From time to time, I am going to post some "vintage" posts for you to check out. This blog post is one that I wrote several years ago. In the summer of 2011, I was in a serious relationship with the love of my life (who… Continue reading The Holiness of a Hug (Vintage)
Oinos. A greek word. With multiple definitions. However, in English, there is only one translation of this word. Wine. Working in student ministry, I get this question often. "Is drinking a sin?" And, let me be clear. All I know is what the Word of God says. The Word is truth. And all truth is… Continue reading Oinos – The Hot Topic