April 19, 2017

The Words that Come Out of Our Mouths

“It is not what goes into the mouth that defiles a person, but what comes out of the mouth; this defiles a person.” Matthew 15:11 Let no corrupting talk come out of your mouths, but only such as is good for building up, as fits the occasion, that it may give grace to those who […]

April 14, 2017

Good Friday

Hey Church, It’s Good Friday!  What makes it good?  I mean it wasn’t good for Jesus… or was it? 2000 years ago, Jesus, was realizing His purpose here on earth.  He’d come to the moment that He was sent here to fulfill.  The only problem was that moment wasn’t a joyous moment.  It wasn’t what […]

April 8, 2017

Double Minded

It’s always fun to come right out of the gate with that title. But when my amazing husband/pastor had a download from God several months back about a theme that ran through James, one of my favorite books of the Bible, I listened up. This love/hate (but more love) relationship with the book of James, […]

April 6, 2017

Joy in Trials

In church last Sunday, we talked about the book of James and the amazing theme that runs through the entire book.  [Just for the sake of asking… do you see a theme or a unifying message throughout the book of James?  If so, I’m curious to hear your thoughts!]  We discussed James 1 that speaks […]

April 4, 2017

Two Kinds of Wisdom

All of us find ourselves in situations where we are faced with a decision and we don’t know what direction to go in. We’re desperate to know what to do and just wish God would give us an audible clue, write it on the wall, SOMETHING!  The cool thing is He has! In James 3, […]

April 3, 2017

The Point of Life

“The point of life in Christ is not to sin less, but to grow in intimacy with God.”  – Jeremy Myers   I love this quote because for so much of my early Christian life, that’s what I thought I was supposed to do… sin less in order to be more acceptable to Jesus.   It […]

April 15, 2016

Why Do You Involve Me?

Quick Devotional for Today: John 2:1-5 On the third day a wedding took place at Cana in Galilee. Jesus’ mother was there, 2 and Jesus and his disciples had also been invited to the wedding. 3 When the wine was gone, Jesus’ mother said to him, “They have no more wine.” 4 “Woman,[a] why do you involve me?” […]

January 1, 2013

Happy New Year & Year-Long Bible Devotional

Happy New Year!! Hey family… I hope you had an amazing new years eve and were able to ring in the new year with friends and family. I also wanted to take a few minutes of your time and do two things. First I wanted to encourage you with a few thoughts. Second, I wanted […]