Jesus wept. John 11:35 Someone needs to read that verse today. It’s really short- read it a couple times. Do you know why Jesus was weeping in John 11? At first, I thought He was weeping because His friend, Lazarus, had died. But if you read the whole chapter you’ll see that before Jesus even…Read More
Vindicate me. Show up, God. I’ve put all my hope, dreams, and effort into what You said. Settle it. I did what You told me. I hoped in You against all hope. I stood silent while others laughed at the vision You gave. I’ve held my tongue. I’ve held my breath. But I let go of my hopes- into Your hands.
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You’ve got a big decision to make. You know the one I’m talking about. For someone it might be about a relationship. For another it might be about a job. For someone else it might be about what step to take next in life. Where to go to college, when to have kids, where you…Read More
“He will not let your foot slip— he who watches over you will not slumber; indeed, he who watches over Israel will neither slumber nor sleep.” Psalm 121:3-4 (NIV) I find comfort in knowing that the One who holds me together doesn’t need a nap. I mean, I’ve got to be exhausting. I’m often impatient, loud, anxious,…Read More
“For you bless the righteous, O Lord; you cover him with favor as with a shield.” Psalm 5:12 The wind is blowing. I’m watching the American flag in the neighbor’s yard dance proudly in the breeze. Actually, I don’t think breeze is the word I’m looking for. Breeze implies that it’s cooling in the heat of…Read More