Go Deep Right Where You Are: Come Matter Here (Book Review)

Come Matter Here by Hannah Brencher brings us an important message: "Be where your feet are." Stay, go deep with others and make a difference where you are. We often tend toward spending our lives waiting for the next big thing, that call to a certain place or event in our lives. So few stay … Continue reading Go Deep Right Where You Are: Come Matter Here (Book Review)

There Is More to Worship

There is greater meaning to living a life of worship than singing or meeting once in a while at a gathering. There is so much more to worship. We are called to exalt Jesus not simply through a word spoken or a song sung, but by the giving of our lives. We are called to … Continue reading There Is More to Worship

Unless You Repent

At church our interim pastor shared from the letter to the church at Ephesus: "...I have this against you, that you have left your first love. Therefore remember from where you have fallen, and repent and do the deeds you did at first; or else I am coming to you and will remove your lampstand … Continue reading Unless You Repent

Faith Not Feeling and Other Thoughts

I think so often we search for feelings & experiences, forgetting that the truth of God's Word needs to never be neglected. We can only gain the knowledge & discernment we need through studying His Word, not basing our relationship with God too greatly on feelings or experiences. Our own feelings cannot be trusted--they change … Continue reading Faith Not Feeling and Other Thoughts

We All Worship Something

We all worship something. Be it ourselves, a sports team or celebrity, material goods & money, the latest trend, a job or God. Where do you put all your time & energy? (Or where do you wish you could put all your time & energy?) How would you most want to spend a day if … Continue reading We All Worship Something