Give What You Have

“…Your servant will go and fight with this Philistine.”1 Samuel 17:32

David didn’t doubt for a moment what God could do – he immediately volunteered. David ran to meet the enemy, without a hint of hesitation.

It didn’t matter that David was uneducated or that his physical strength... Read More

The Suddenlys of Jesus

It is easy to adopt a mindset that Jesus only appears to us in a certain way – through a specific passage of Scripture, through certain pastors, in a specific style of worship or living. Yet, Jesus showed Himself in a variety of ways.

The disciples were afraid when Jesus appeared to them on the Sea of Galilee. John’s... Read More

Life Detours

Detours can be frustrating and time consuming, especially when it feels as though we have swerved off of the main road. Yet in the spiritual life, God seems to allow us to be detoured. One of the longest detours of all time happened to the children of Israel in the wilderness. What should have taken them eleven days to enter the... Read More

Dreaming Big Enough

Several years ago, I met a gentleman who served on one of Walt Disney’s original advisory boards. What amazing stories he told! Those early days were tough; but that remarkable, creative visionary refused to give up. I especially appreciated the man sharing with me how Disney responded to disagreement. He said that Walt would... Read More