Confession here… Often, especially these days when there is so much pain in the world and even in my own life, I feel troubled in spirit. Even though I trust God and know that he’s in complete control of my life, my circumstances and my future, I can still be grieved by situations. Someone’s actions … More When You’re Troubled in Spirit
This week, I’m featuring my friend Ken Garber who is a registered addiction specialist. I appreciated how his most recent post uses this great football analogy for taking our life forward for a win… Maybe you’re like me and not watching football this year. But my guess is that I am probably in the minority! … More Are You in Need of a Game Winning Touchdown?
The past few months have devastated our nation with natural disasters in abundance. Fires, earthquakes, floods, hurricanes and the tragic shooting in Las Vegas leave us reeling with anger, grief, questions and perhaps hopelessness. One nation under God. A nation begun by those seeking God’s ways and freedom to live in them the way they … More When Hope is Lost
A friend, my son and I remodeled a house once. Planning and designing a new layout for the kitchen, closing in a breakfast nook for a bedroom, re-structuring the fireplace and a bathroom counter afforded hours of fun. Trips to the store for paint swatches, granite and tile felt like an adventure. And then the … More Are You Being Restored?
Driving after Hurricane Irma proved tricky. The lack of street lights or traffic signals left everyone accountable for following the rules of the road without directions for when to stop, go or turn. Left turns especially created challenges because of timing. Which side should turn when? Should we turn together as a traffic light would … More When Are Boundaries Good?