What are you hungry for…?

My daughter is selling girl scout cookies for the very first time (and no this is not an advertisement) but I have had friends and neighbors literally drooling over the form they can’t wait to get them so badly. What are you hungry for? Maybe it is that craving that you just can’t get outContinue reading “What are you hungry for…?”

When You Just Need Some Love

No one likes going to the hospital. I know I don’t. No one really likes going to the hospital. You go to the hospital when you’re sick. When something is wrong with you, you go to see the doctor. When you need some surgery you go to where the surgeon is. At the hospital oneContinue reading “When You Just Need Some Love”

I Challenge You To Ask the Right Question

And someone said to him, “Lord, will those who are saved be few?” And he said to them, “Strive to enter through the narrow door. For many, I tell you, will seek to enter and will not be able.   Luke 13:23-24 Have you ever gotten caught up in an argument about whether or not someone is going toContinue reading “I Challenge You To Ask the Right Question”

Do You Hear The Knocking???

Are you ignoring Jesus? Just asking. Jesus said he is at the door and knocking but have you noticed he never knocks the door down on you! He could, but instead he gently calls out to you to keep drawing you closer to Him. Can you hear the knocking of Jesus on the door? ThisContinue reading “Do You Hear The Knocking???”

All Of It Will Go Away…Now What?

All of it will go away…now what??? What kind of people ought you to be knowing that this whole world and everything in it will one day be dissolved and remade? I believe we respond to this question usually in one of two ways. The first reaction, when we are confronted with the reality thatContinue reading “All Of It Will Go Away…Now What?”

3 Powerful Ways to Climb Down

They look like ants! I heard a little child exclaim looking down on them from high above. Living in St Louis with my family while attending the Seminary we had plenty of opportunities to travel up the St Louis Arch with family and friends visiting the city. The ride up is an experience itself whenContinue reading “3 Powerful Ways to Climb Down”

Living Life Together is Hard, These 3 Things Can Help You Right Now!

Living Life Together is Hard, These 3 Things Can Help You Right Now! This past weekend I was privileged to share God’s Word and blessing at a wedding. They’re young and they are really just in the beginning of what it means to live life together. There will be ups and downs and all sortsContinue reading “Living Life Together is Hard, These 3 Things Can Help You Right Now!”

Jesus, you’re ripping my heart out here man!

Come on Jesus, you’re saying I can’t go and bury my father!  The dead are suppose to bury the dead! I can’t kiss my family goodbye, seriously! Jesus, you’re ripping my heart out here man! That’s not reasonable!  As they were going along the road, someone said to him, “I will follow you wherever you go.” And JesusContinue reading “Jesus, you’re ripping my heart out here man!”

What Are You Using Your Freedom For?

What are you using your freedom for? In just a few weeks we will be celebrating the freedom we have in this country on the fourth of July. But what is that freedom to be used for? Some may say to do whatever we want when we want it, but that kind of freedom robsContinue reading “What Are You Using Your Freedom For?”