Time and time again I’ve found myself stuffed uncomfortably in to corners that I pray my way out of. Corners of time, “I forgot”, and “I don’t really want to be here”. Corners of self-doubt, frustration, and expecting the worst. I’ve been there more times than I care to recount, but I believe that we… Continue reading The Stuff That Books Are Made Of
It's amazing to realize that no matter how old we get, we never know everything about ourselves. We are constantly evolving and changing, so there may be things we don't understand and may never understand. Our likes and dislikes can change. What we consider "needs" can change. It's a continual process. I heard an artist… Continue reading Find Yourself in Your Work
Remedy #2 – Intent This week we are moving past our inhibitions. How do we do that? Remedy #2 is intentional living. A day without intent is like a day in darkness. Any task performed without intent is like a fuzzy dream. There is no expected end, no joy in the task, no edification, no… Continue reading Moving Past Your Inhibitions – Part 2
Who is responsible for what you do with your time? Who is accountable for what you accomplish with your 24 hours? It would be tempting to attribute that responsibility to your children, your spouse, your boss or all the people you've obligated yourself to. But the fact of the matter is, it's up to you.… Continue reading Your Day, Your Time
Where can you go to hide from God? No matter where you go, no matter what you’ve done, no matter how you feel, there’s no where you can go to hide from God. In Psalm 139, David wrote that, to God, there is no difference between darkness and light. Remember the movie Beverly Hills Ninja? … Continue reading Hiding From God
Listening can be difficult, especially when the world is screaming, when its chaos seems to take over all your senses. Sometimes we choose not to listen. We choose not to tune in to His still small voice, so gentle and soothing; so calm and so NOT what we want to hear at times. Can’t God… Continue reading The Importance of Listening
Who said you need permission to be a writer? A world traveler? A dreamer of ridiculously huge dreams? Who said you are defined or limited by what others have achieved and how they achieved it? Who said you can't forge your own path? If God has placed a gift or talent in you, why do… Continue reading Who Said?