Antidote to Busyness

We live in a world that thrives on busyness. From the moment we hear the ringing of our alarm clock to the minute our head hits the pillow at night we just go, go, go. If we are lucky enough somewhere from the time of waking up to falling asleep we get a little break…

Standing at a crossroad

Many times in my live I have found myself standing at a crossroad with multiple roads in front of me leading in different directions. Each one offering an option for me to take and door I can step through leading to an end I cannot yet see. And in those moments of uncertainty when I…

[Prayer Request]

I’m heartbroken at the violence going on in my home country right now as they are on the brink of a possible revolution. I can’t imagine what it must be like to have the place you called home where you feel safe and protected in turn into a war zone.  If you can, please join…

One prayer can change everything

It was because Elijah prayed that it didn’t rain for three years. It was because Joshua prayed that the sun stood still during battle. It was because Daniel prayed that the mouths of lions were closed. It was because Hannah prayed that her baby boy was finally in her arms. It was because Esther prayed…

When you have too much on your plate

We live in a fast-paced world. A world that thrives on getting things done as quick as possible. We run around from one activity to another. Fill our planners with things to do until there is no time left in our day. Keep ourselves on a constant treadmill without taking any time to get off…

Here today, gone tomorrow…

First there was Hurricane Sandy in New York. The school shooting in Connecticut. Marathon bombings in Boston. And now tornadoes in Oklahoma. It seems like you can wake up any day to the news of some sort of tragedy in our nation. Some due to the climate. Some due to human fault. But the end…

Staying focused on God

There is one place I spend most of my time during the week. It’s not my church, my room, or even my car… it’s my job. Over the 5+ years that I’ve been working I always found little ways to keep myself focused on God as I work. Here are a few different things that…