Not the sexiest of terms to be honest. By definition, a servant is someone who performs duties for others, a devoted and helpful follower. Doesn't really hold much weight and in the hierarchy of positions, it's generally at the bottom. Yet it's exactly where I need to be.Read More
So I have been having a bit of an emotional week. Considering I'm not THAT emotional of a person, my emotions have me a bit exhausted. Unfortunately, I can't escape pain and instead of naively thinking I can pray the pain away, I need to embrace that pain happens and that I'll need strength and peace to endure.Read More
I earnestly believe that we all genuinely have the heart to want to study and get into the Word but when we crack open the Bible, we get lost. From past experience, when I tried to read the bible on my own, in a version I didn't understand, without a plan and try to understand, it never worked. Here's part two of Understanding the Bible.Read More
To date, my most consistently asked question has been: where in the world do I start reading in this Bible? People want to read, but don't know where to start. Before I answer the question of where to, I think it's important to start with how to understand the Bible first. This is part one.Read More
It's so easy to come in, sit in the same place and say hello to the same people because these are the people I'm familiar with. I'm friends with them, it's easy and it helps build community. A strong community. But it becomes dangerous when community turns to clique.Read More
It's graduation season, so more than likely your weekend (or timeline) is full of celebration for those crossing that stage this year. To the Class of 2017, I'm proud of you.
But this post ain't for you. This post is for the ones who took another path and as much as I can, this message is wrapped in every ounce of love that I can muster.Read More