At this very moment, I’m sitting in an empty house. It’s my new beginning that is filled with fear and what-ifs and what-the-hell-just-happeneds. I am alone and afraid. I am starting over.
Three weeks ago, I lost my sister to metastatic breast cancer. A week after her funeral, my dad passed away from dementia.
We are all the same when it comes to Life. We are all trying to do better.
Maybe the moment you flip God the bird is the exact moment he looks into your eyes and says, “Well done, my good and faithful servant.”
If we are to live with a greater measure of internal peace, settling for less than picture-perfect in our work, family, fitness, friends, and faith, may NOT be us giving up or giving in. It may simply be us accepting those things WE CANNOT CHANGE.
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You were designed for a purpose. You are God’s instrument.
Three and a half months ago I did the highly uncomfortable thing and resigned my position at Northview […]
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I’ll never regret one day at Northview Church. How could I? But our final weekend with the good people of Northview will be the weekend of May 16/17th. Grace and peace!
There are so many out there in Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Blogosphere land that haven’t been told something […]
Faith is timeless. It is not locked into this moment we call the present. It reaches out for us – backward or forward. It goes where it needs to go. It hears our old prayers and the ones we’ve not yet prayed, nodding its head “Yes” the very moment we are ready to receive it.
But why did I ask the atheists to pray? Why them? Because…IF God is out there, I imagine that his ears would tingle the instant they spoke out to the heavens…”