Tag Archives: faith

You’ve Been Given This Mountain…but You’re Not Expected to Move It (Soul. Musings. 05/21/17)

So, you’re struggling to carry on. You’ve gone over everything again and again. You’ve checked in with God throughout the day and asked him to show you where you need to make a 360 or why your faith is being … Continue reading

PULL THROUGH (Live. Pray. Hustle. 03/26/17)

There are times in all of our lives when we will feel as though we won’t make it through. The upcoming major test. The impending divorce. The two weeks notice on your house. The pink slip on your desk. The … Continue reading

TESTED (Live. Pray. Hustle. 02/12/17)

Faith, at its essence, must be tested. If it is not tested, it cannot be called faith because it will be unknown what it can stand against. This means that at times, we must be broken. We must know what … Continue reading

PERSEVERANCE (Live. Pray. Hustle. 02/03/17)

Faith is a prerequisite for perseverance. No, seriously, you have to believe that you’re headed in the right direction. And you’re not always going to feel like you are. When everything seems to be caving in at once and as … Continue reading

FAITH (Live. Pray. Hustle. 01/31/17)

We say that we have faith and that is good. But talking about faith and living faith are two different things. If we really had faith, we would not judge, criticize, or discriminate. We wouldn’t disregard people because they don’t … Continue reading

CLICK (Live. Pray. Hustle. 01/06/17)

We are often blinded to connections. If we saw up-front how every step connected to the next step that creates the entire staircase to our destination, we might never get there. Because some steps are cracked, others are creaking, others … Continue reading

Surf the Waves, Don’t Let the Waves Carry You (365 Days of Spirited Living — DAY 366)

“The only thing a person can ever really do is keep moving forward. Take that big leap forward without hesitation, without once looking back. Simply forget the past and forge toward the future.” — Alyson Noel In many respects, it … Continue reading

Enthusiastic (365 Days of Daring Faith — DAY 366)

Romans 12:11-12 (NLT) Never be lazy, but work hard and serve the Lord enthusiastically. Rejoice in our confident hope. Be patient in trouble, and keep on praying. Many people get excited about starting a new project or setting a new … Continue reading

You Are Chosen (365 Days of Daring Faith — DAY 365)

1 Peter 2:9 (NLT) You are a chosen people. You are royal priests, a holy nation, God’s very own possession. As a result, you can show others the goodness of God, for he called you out of the darkness into … Continue reading

Peace that Restores the Soul (365 Days of Daring Faith — DAY 364)

Isaiah 26:3 (NLT) You will keep in perfect peace all who trust in you, all whose thoughts are fixed on you! Many people cannot point to a time when their lives are un-rushed, un-hurried, and un-ragged. Multiple studies point to … Continue reading

Trust Day by Day (365 Days of Daring Faith — DAY 363)

Matthew 6:11 (NLT) Give us today the food we need. God can see the end from the beginning, but He gives us just enough light, strength, grace, and provisions for this day. Not tomorrow. Not next week. Not next month. … Continue reading

Treasures Hidden in Darkness (365 Days of Daring Faith — DAY 361)

Isaiah 45:3 (NLT) And I will give you treasures hidden in the darkness—secret riches. I will do this so you may know that I am the Lord, the God of Israel, the one who calls you by name. The story … Continue reading

New Book Now Available: “The Greatest Giver”

Light • Joy • Wonder • Possibilities • Peace • Victory • Purpose • Love • Hope • Forgiveness • Grace • Eternal Life  The gift of Jesus Christ to humankind is the greatest gift ever given. But it is … Continue reading

Letting Jesus In (365 Days of Daring Faith — DAY 359)

Luke 2:7 (NLT) She gave birth to her firstborn son. She wrapped him snugly in strips of cloth and laid him in a manger, because there was no lodging available for them. What do we make room for in our … Continue reading

Thoroughly Confident (365 Days of Daring Faith — DAY 355)

1 John 5:14 (NLT) And we are confident that he hears us whenever we ask for anything that pleases him. It is comforting to know that we can talk to God at any time about anything and be confident that … Continue reading

We Knows He Hears Us and He Answers (365 Days of Daring Faith — DAY 354)

1 John 5:15 (NLT) And since we know he hears us when we make our requests, we also know that he will give us what we ask for. One of the most frustrating things in the world is to ask … Continue reading

Just Ask (365 Days of Daring Faith — DAY 353)

Matthew 7:11 (NLT) So if you sinful people know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will your heavenly Father give good gifts to those who ask him. God is the source of every good and … Continue reading

Life On the Line For You (365 Days of Daring Faith — DAY 352)

John 10:11 (NLT) I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd sacrifices his life for the sheep. It is the job description of every good shepherd to be willing to put his life on the line to protect the sheep. This … Continue reading

All the Parts Make the Whole (365 Days of Daring Faith — DAY 351)

Romans 12:4-5 (NLT) Just as our bodies have many parts and each part has a special function, so it is with Christ’s body. We are many parts of one body, and we all belong to each other. It is interesting … Continue reading

The First to Move (365 Days of Daring Faith — DAY 350)

Ruth 1:7 (NLT) With her two daughters-in-law she set out from the place where she had been living, and they took the road that would lead them back to Judah. Everything we do and say is a reflection of who … Continue reading