“Jesus said to her, “I am the resurrection and the life. He who believes in Me, though he may die, he shall live. And whoever lives and believes in Me shall never die. Do you believe this?” John 11:25-26 I believe - do you? He is risen - we serve a real and … Continue reading He is Risen
As I reflect on the significance of today, I'm flooded with so many emotions. Such a bittersweet reflection to just meditate on the fact that God came down to this Earth in human form; that He left the most glorious of places - Heaven - to come down to this miserable and lowly … Continue reading It Is Finished
Many people recently celebrated Dia De Los Muertos, a holiday also referred to as the day of the dead. It's considered a festive holiday which commemorates the lives of those who have passed on. Those that observe this holiday acknowledge death as a natural part of human life and take this opportunity to rejoice instead of … Continue reading A Joyful Heart
It's hard to be obedient to God, it's hard to constantly be in His word; it's easier not to and the devil knows this. We get tempted by immediate satisfaction and selfishness and before we know it, we've strayed way off course. I'm currently reading a book called 'Pleasing God' by Kay Smith. This is … Continue reading How to Live a Life Pleasing God
Today this blog post focuses on those who don't believe in God; to those with doubts, reservations or uncertainty because those who know God, already know He's real. What's Your Wager So let me ask those who are unsure -- What if He is real? What do you really lose by taking a chance on … Continue reading What if God is Real?
This was a favorite post of mine from August of 2012 which I read frequently; I thought I'd share it again with you all since it' so powerful - enjoy. I had dinner with a girlfriend this past weekend and during our conversation, she said something that really resonated with me: “God doesn’t steer parked … Continue reading God Doesn’t Steer Parked Cars
As I sit here at the cemetery, celebrating what would be Aryanna's 13th birthday, I can't help but wonder what I would say to her on this big day? I'm sure she'd be excited and nervous all at the same time. She would be becoming a young woman and figuring her way through friends and … Continue reading My Love Letter
Today is a bittersweet day for me, 11 years ago I weathered the worst storm thinkable when my daughter went to be with the Lord; today also happens to be Palm Sunday, the day when Jesus entered into Jerusalem as He prepared to give the ultimate sacrifice - His life for our sins. Not only does … Continue reading Today is the Day
How many of you are in a great place in your life but everyone else around you isn’t? How do you keep your flame burning when everyone else is blowing it out? It can be tough when your path is going one way and others around you are going a different way or are not … Continue reading How do you keep your light from burning out?
“The tragedy of life is not death but what we let die inside of us while we live.” -Norman Cousins Death is natural and is not meant to be a tragedy but being dead while you’re still alive…now that is certainly a tragedy. I’m sure you know some people who look like it hurts them … Continue reading Be Alive